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Synonyms for act

do something










act for someone


act on or upon something: obey


act on or upon something: affect

act up: misbehave


act up: malfunction

Synonyms for act

the process of doing


something done

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

a short theatrical piece within a larger production


to conduct oneself in a specified way

to behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of

to react in a specified way

to perform the duties of another

to produce on the stage

act up: to behave in a rowdy, improper, or unruly fashion

act up: to work improperly due to mechanical difficulties

Synonyms for act

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 manifestation of insincerity

perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

discharge one's duties

pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind

be suitable for theatrical performance

be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure

behave unnaturally or affectedly

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Musical Way, from France, completed an international 1-2-3, with Time On, who made most of the running, fourth, in front of Pictavia and Acts Of Grace.
John Dunlop's pair Acts Of Grace, a Group 3 winner at Ascot last month, and Time On, a Group 2 winner in France this year, also have form that suggests they are superior to most of their opponents.
Irish raider Reform Act and Acts Of Grace both struck in Listed company on their latest outings, while Aunt Julia, Bunood and Gower Song were most recently second at the same level.
FRANCE Davy Bonilla enjoyed an armchair ride on Acts Of Grace in the Listed Prix des Tourelles at Chantilly yesterday, writes Desmond Stoneham.
FRANCE The John Dunlop-trained Acts Of Grace is in action at Chantilly today in a 1m4f Listed event.