Act Your Age
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- "Act Your Age" is a film, directed by Ted Peshak.
- "Act Your Age": An out of work young actor with no respect for the elderly makes himself into an old man to get a part in a play. When research requires him to spend a week at a nursing home, he is forced to review his life choices.
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by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor
act your age not your shoesize to behave in a manner appropriate to your years. A humorous extension of ®act your age ̄.
by John Ayto
Australian act act your age behave in a manner appropriate to your age and not to someone much younger. act the goat: see GOAT. act of God an instance of uncontrollable natural forces in operation. 6 This phrase is often used in insurance ...
Origins, Experiences, and Culture. A-C. Volume 1
“Act Your Age and Not Your Color: Blackness as Material Conditions, Presumptive Context and Social Category.” In White on White, Black on Black, ed . George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Lit- tlefield. Moore, Richard B. 1992.
Encyclopedia of Ageism (2016)
by Erdman B. Palmore, Laurence Branch, Diane Harris
Act your age: when said to an older person, this means do not do any " youthful" things such as loud singing or shouting, playing loud music, wearing loud ...
by Rosalind Fergusson
act your age! don'tbechildish!; actlike an adultand use your intelligence!Adopted fromthe ...
by Cambridge University Press
Act your age! said to someone to tell them to stop behaving like someone who is much younger 3 the age of consent the age at which someone is considered by the law to be old enough to agree to have sex with someone 4 under age ...
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