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Princeton's WordNet

  1. influence, act upon, work(verb)

    have and exert influence or effect

    "The artist's work influenced the young painter"; "She worked on her friends to support the political candidate"

    Synonyms:
    knead, turn, operate, act, shape, bring, work out, run, function, put to work, forge, lick, solve, make, regulate, determine, figure out, form, mould, sour, work, exploit, make for, go, play, do work, mold, tempt, charm, process, crop, exercise, ferment, influence, work on, wreak, cultivate, puzzle out

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. act upon

    Synonyms:
    influence, effect, have influence upon

  2. act upon

    Synonyms:
    induce, ACTUATE

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How to use act upon in a sentence?

  1. Buddha:

    However many holy words you read, however many you speak, and what good will they do you if you do not act upon them

  2. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Irrespective of your belief system, there are certain forces that act upon us and make us do what we do, ironically human race is the only breed who is more susceptible to it and we keep denying it.

  3. Matthew Dube (at weed thumb):

    What you can vividly imagine ,ardently desire and enthusiastically act upon shall surely come to pass .

  4. Frans Timmermans:

    I would assume, as a politician myself, that Donald Trump is thinking about the next election and he's looking at American society. And if you see how much support there is in American society to act upon climate change, he's probably doing the math and thinking that if I want to be reelected, I have to take this seriously, that gives me hope because the people want this. Corporations in the U.S. are on the same page as we are. States are. Cities are.

  5. Tom Kiefer:

    I cannot understand why anyone would want to voluntarily give up an item like a rosary, Bible or photo of their child, or for that matter an extra pair of shoes, pants, shirt or jacket, these are pictures of how people and their personal belongings are treated. If someone wants to judge the ethics and morality of all this, it is up to them to decide what is right and what is wrong and, if they choose to do so, to act upon those feelings.

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Translations for act upon

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  • العمل علىArabic
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