Definition of Acting in English :

Define Acting in English

Acting meaning in English

Meaning of Acting in English

Pronunciation of Acting in English

Acting pronunciation in English

Pronounce Acting in English

Acting

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Noun

1. acting, performing, playacting, playing

the performance of a part or role in a drama

Adjective

2. acting

serving temporarily especially as a substitute

Example Sentences:
'the acting president'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Acting

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adjective (prenominal)
1. 
taking on duties temporarily, esp as a substitute for another
the acting president
2. 
operating or functioning
an acting order
3. 
intended for stage performance; provided with directions for actors
an acting version of 'Hedda Gabler'
noun
4. 
the art or profession of an actor

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Acting

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adjective
1. 
adapted for performance on a stage
an acting version of a play
2. 
that acts; functioning
3. 
temporarily taking over the duties (of a specified position)
the acting chairman
noun
4. 
the act, art, or occupation of performing in plays, movies, etc.

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Acting

see synonyms of acting
adj.
Temporarily assuming the duties or authority of another. See Synonyms at temporary.
n.
1. The occupation of an actor.
2. Performance as an actor.

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