act englannista suomeksi
toimenpide, teko, tekeminen, työ
Something done, a deed.
- That best portion of a good man's life, / His little, nameless, unremembered acts / Of kindness and of love.
- The seeds of plants are not at first in act, but in possibility, what they afterward grow to be.
Something done once and for all, as distinguished from a work.
The process of doing something.
A formal or official record of something done.
A performer or performers in a show.
Any organized activity.
A display of behaviour.
A display of behaviour meant to deceive.
''to put on an act''
To do something.
''If you don't act soon, you will be in trouble.''
To do (something); to perform.
- that we act our temporal affairs with a desire no greater than our necessity
- Industry doth beget by producing good habits, and facility of acting things expedient for us to do.
- Uplifted hands that at convenient times / Could act extortion and the worst of crimes.
To perform a theatrical role.
''I started acting at the age of eleven in my local theatre.''
Of a play: to be acted out (well or badly).
To behave in a certain way.
''He's acting strangely - I think there's something wrong with him.''
To convey an appearance of being.
''He acted unconcerned so the others wouldn't worry.''
To do something that causes a change binding on the doer.
''act on behalf of John''
To have an effect (on).
''High-pressure oxygen acts on the central nervous system and may cause convulsions or death.''
''Gravitational force acts on heavy bodies.''
To play (a role).
''He's been acting Shakespearean leads since he was twelve.''
''He acted the angry parent, but was secretly amused.''
- With acted fear the villain thus pursued.
''This group acts on the circle, so it can't be left-orderable!''
To move to action; to actuate; to animate.