Oscar
I. trademark — used especially for any of a number of golden statuettes awarded annually by a professional organization for notable achievement in motion pictures II. Date: 1952 — a communications code word for the letter o

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  • Oscar — masc. proper name, O.E. Osgar god s spear, from gar spear (see GAR (Cf. gar)) + os god (only in personal names), from O.E. os god (see ASGARD (Cf. Asgard)). The statuette awarded for excellence in film acting, directing, etc., given annually… …   Etymology dictionary

  • óscar — s. m. Alta recompensa cinematográfica, materializada por uma estatueta e atribuída anualmente, em Hollywood, aos maiores talentos do ano.   ‣ Etimologia: inglês Oscar, marca registrada …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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  • Oscar — ► NOUN (trademark in the US) ▪ the nickname for a gold statuette given as an Academy award. ORIGIN one speculative explanation claims that the statuette reminded an executive director of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of her… …   English terms dictionary

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