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  1. acting out(noun)

    a (usually irritating) impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult

  2. acting out(noun)

    (psychiatry) the display of previously inhibited emotions (often in actions rather than words); considered to be healthy and therapeutic

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How to use acting out in a sentence?

  1. Robin Williams:

    Comedy is acting out optimism.

  2. Winston Calvert:

    The officers were not acting out of line at any time during the arrest. The person involved in this altercation had a semi-automatic gun, and the officers were protecting themselves and the public. They did what had to be done to protect themselves.

  3. Ben LaRavia:

    As I look at my fiancée across the room I can see her that night, she had on a pair of blue coveralls and she had put some black paint all over her face and we were acting out this skit called 'cigar butts,'.

  4. Chris Baker:

    I think we've seen a lot of the negative stuff already, with people acting out against foreigners, and we'll get more of that, we've seen some impact of people not coming here - you know, a shortage of nursing, and soon a shortage of people picking vegetables and all those summer-type jobs that English people don't want to do.

  5. Gabby Campos:

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


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