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 (gĭn′ĭs), Sir Alec 1914-2000.
British actor known for his extraordinary range of roles. His films include The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), for which he won an Academy Award.


(Biography) Sir Alec. 1914–2000, British stage and film actor. His films include Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), for which he won an Oscar, and Star Wars (1977); TV roles include Le Carré's George Smiley


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Sir Alec, 1914–2000, English actor.
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Noun1.Guinness - English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)Guinness - English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)
2.Guinness - a kind of bitter stout
stout - a strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hops
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Herford and Guinness were in it, and they were blown to pieces along with the field into which they fell.
Meanwhile, scientists from Down Under have blown bubbles in a computer model to settle a long-standing debate in pubs that serve the dark, flavorful Irish beer known as Guinness stout.
In addition to last year's Guinness Nitro IPA, there are three new beers from Guinness for early 2016--Dublin Porter, West Indies Porter and the 1798 Double Extra Stout.
Guinness Amplify was a multi-faceted project aimed at unearthing and celebrating the up-and-coming musical talent throughout Ireland and following months of live performances, studio recording, rehearsal time and workshops, 4 bands have been chosen by an expert music panel to perform at the Guinness Amplify Live Stage.
GUINNESS is hoping to put some bubble back into its beer sales with the launch of a new product - black lager.
O'Neill's already sells nine pints of Guinness or Guinness Red each minute and expects to sell more pints than ever tonight.
GUINNESS has launched a brand-new stout to celebrate the firm's 250th anniversary - but you'll have to travel to America to taste it.
In 2009 ,the makers of GUINNESS celebrate 250 remarkable years.
THE makers of Guinness are to print units of alcohol on every pint glass.
WE may have had the Final of the 2008 Guinness Premiership - the world's elite domestic rugby union tournament - but the excitement doesn't stop there.
From the Gravity Bar high atop Guinness Storehouse, one takes in the breathtaking, 360 degree panoramic view of Dublin.