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Definitions of act:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To exert force or influence: to produce an effect: to behave one's self.

part of speech: verb

To do; to exert power; to perform.

part of speech: verb transitive

To perform: to imitate or play the part of.

part of speech: noun

Something done or doing: an exploit: a law: a part of a play.

part of speech: noun

A deed; that which is done; the process of doing; a decree, edict, or law; the judgment of a court; a formal writing; one of the principal divisions of a drama or play.

part of speech: noun

A deed; a doing; power exerted; an exploit; a decree or law.

part of speech: verb transitive

To perform or play, as on the stage; personate; feign.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To exert force or energy; to behave; to do; to perform on the stage.

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