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Synonyms for acting
ˈæk tɪŋact·ing

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. acting, playing, playacting, performingadjective

    the performance of a part or role in a drama

    Synonyms:
    performing, playacting, playing

    Antonyms:
    permanent, lasting

  2. acting(a)adjective

    serving temporarily especially as a substitute

    "the acting president"

    Antonyms:
    permanent, lasting

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. actingnoun

    Synonyms:
    deed, performance, ACTION

  2. actingnoun

    Synonyms:
    personation, representation, simulation

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "acting":

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

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#1270operating
#1628playing
#1728progress
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#3572performing
#3876regard
#3916acting
#6464interim
#29336behaving
#31309caretaker

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  1. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance:

    For nearly 23 years, Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald evaded justice for Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald gruesome crime and thought Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald would get away with it, but today, a jury rightfully found Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald guilty of Murder in the Second Degree for planning Mr. Pilmar's murder together and acting in concert to carry out the cold-blooded killing, i thank the prosecutors in my Office's Cold Case and Forensic Sciences Unit and NYPD detectives for more than two decades of dedication to this case and ensuring that Howard's death was never forgotten.

  2. Niels Christensen:

    Stocks markets are in focus and absence of risk appetite is acting as a headwind to the dollar, having said that, with a September rate hike back in focus, I am biased towards more downside in the euro against the dollar.

  3. Gabby Campos:

    We see the studies and we know how scary the situation actually is, and we're acting out of fear.

  4. George Kennedy:

    Acting is beautiful. If I'm prejudiced toward doing it, it is because of the joy that I derive from it, did I like what I did ? Oh my God, yes !

  5. Robert Bauer:

    The criticism of Barr here, in my view, is not... that William Barr's acting as a defense lawyer of Donald Trump, i do see William Barr's helping Donald Trump, for sure, but William Barr's doing it because William Barr's advancing a particular case that William Barr feels very strongly about.


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