Meaning of scene-stealer

scene-steal•er

Pronunciation: (sēn'stē"lur), [key]
— n.
  1. a performer in a play, motion picture, etc., who by charm, talent, or artifice, draws most of the audience's attention, often away from the leading performers.
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