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Synonyms for acting
ˈæk tɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acting, playing, playacting, performing(adj)

    the performance of a part or role in a drama

    Synonyms:
    performing, playacting, playing

    Antonyms:
    permanent, lasting

  2. acting(a)(adj)

    serving temporarily especially as a substitute

    "the acting president"

    Antonyms:
    permanent, lasting

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. acting(n.)

    Synonyms:
    deed, performance, ACTION

  2. acting(n.)

    Synonyms:
    personation, representation, simulation

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. acting(n)

    Synonyms:
    personation, impersonation, simulation, feigning, stage-playing, histrionicism, histrionism, affectation mimicry, pantomime (acting without speaking)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    a.i., interim, act, serving, f.f., caretaker, behaving, regard, operating, progress

How to pronounce acting?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say acting in sign language?

  1. acting

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How to use acting in a sentence?

  1. Kevin Cramer:

    Every time someone comes to meet with me, whether it's (Acting Defense Secretary) Shanahan, General Semonite, even with Donald Trump, they bring up Fisher Industries because they assume that's my thing, one of the things I've never done is said it should be Fisher.

  2. Karen Bass:

    The significance of the Kente cloth is our African heritage, and for those of you without that heritage, we're acting in solidarity. That is the significance of the Kente cloth -- our origins and respecting our pasts.

  3. Tom Ridge:

    Remember back then we thought about al Qaeda in Afghanistan and Pakistan and a few other places? well, we've seen al Qaeda metastasize. It is now a global scourge. And you have the ascendancy of ISIL. The combination of those two groups -- their appeal to the lone wolfs and we see them acting in Belgium and in France and in Canada and the United States so the threat factors and the nature of the threats are far more complicated and far more serious today than on September 12, 2001.

  4. Luis Bartolomei:

    No one is disputing that Jonathan was acting erratically, yet, not once did anyone from the Arlington jail call for any type of mental health practitioner or take Jonathan to any type of hospital.

  5. An Airbnb spokesman:

    Barcelona should be introducing smart policies to support local residents - not acting against them.


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