Definisi 'act'

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noun
1. a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body Terjemahkan
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2. something that people do or cause to happen Terjemahkan
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3. a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet Terjemahkan
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4. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program Terjemahkan
he did his act three times every evening|she had a catchy little routine|it was one of the best numbers he ever did
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5. a manifestation of insincerity Terjemahkan
he put on quite an act for her benefit
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6. That which is done or doing; the exercise of power, or the effect, of which power exerted is the cause; a performance; a deed. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
7. perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Terjemahkan
think before you act|We must move quickly|The governor should act on the new energy bill|The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel
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8. behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Terjemahkan
You should act like an adult|Don't behave like a fool|What makes her do this way?|The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people
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9. play a role or part Terjemahkan
Gielgud played Hamlet|She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role|She played the servant to her husband's master
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10. discharge one's duties Terjemahkan
She acts as the chair|In what capacity are you acting?
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11. pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind Terjemahkan
He acted the idiot|She plays deaf when the news are bad
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12. be suitable for theatrical performance Terjemahkan
This scene acts well
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13. have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected Terjemahkan
The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought|How does your idea work in practice?|This method doesn't work|The breaks of my new car act quickly|The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water
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14. be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure Terjemahkan
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15. behave unnaturally or affectedly Terjemahkan
She's just acting
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16. perform on a stage or theater Terjemahkan
She acts in this play|He acted in `Julius Caesar'|I played in `A Christmas Carol'
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17. To move to action; to actuate; to animate. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

18. To exert power; to produce an effect; as, the stomach acts upon food. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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