Definition of Wilder, Billy in US English:

Wilder, Billy

proper noun

  • (1906–2002), US movie director and screenwriter, born in Austria; born Samuel Wilder. His numerous film successes include Double Indemnity (1944), The Lost Weekend (1945), Sunset Boulevard (1950), Sabrina (1954), Some Like It Hot (1959), and The Apartment (1960).

Pronunciation

Wilder, Billy

/ˈwīldər/