English dictionary definition of:



  • something that people do or cause to happen
  • a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
  • a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
  • a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
  • a manifestation of insincerity


  • behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
  • pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind
  • discharge one's duties
  • play a role or part
  • perform on a stage or theater
  • behave unnaturally or affectedly
  • perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
  • be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
  • have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected
  • be suitable for theatrical performance


behave bit deed dissemble do enactment move number play playact pretend represent roleplay routine turn work

Scrabble score for act

Scrabble score = 5

generated at 18:39:23 on 17-10-19

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