Definition of Oscar-winning in English:



  • Having won an Academy Award.

    ‘the two-time Oscar-winning actor’
    • ‘The Oscar-winning director has bought the rights to the powerful best-seller.’
    • ‘The Oscar-winning actor is currently shooting a big screen version of the classic TV series.’
    • ‘He made a comeback after a 12 year absence with this Oscar-winning adaptation of E.M. Forster's novel.’
    • ‘He became friends with the Oscar-winning composer, with whom he worked on various movies.’
    • ‘The Oscar-winning animated film was released on DVD three weeks ago.’
    • ‘This dream was turned into an Oscar-winning film and then a glamorous Broadway musical.’
    • ‘He's the Oscar-winning actor who's tipped to take over the big screen role.’
    • ‘Young stars of the Oscar-winning movie get a rousing welcome home to India.’
    • ‘The Oscar-winning actress bought the rights to the novel because she wanted to play the emotional mother role in the story.’
    • ‘The film was a true story and did feature an Oscar-winning performance.’