act as

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Synonyms for act as

function as or act like

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pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind


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Fitch has assessed the act as being largely in line with neighbouring jurisdictions in the Nordics, and including a limited number of national discretions.
Normally, all ASes in the Internet participate and act as lifesaver ASes to completely eliminate the bogus routes.
Boise and Moscow, where the University of Idaho is located, both passed resolutions against the PATRIOT Act as Trail built support for his own statewide bill.
While important and widely discussed in the media, this is a relatively small issue as it relates to the act as a whole and has never been used in a real-world case in the years since the act was passed.
Mumbo Jumbo does, of course, play off the notion that mystery and the Western detective, or scientific logic, act as opposing forces.