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Definition of the verb act out
What does act out mean as a doing phrase?
- represent an incident, state, or emotion by action, especially on stage
- act out; represent or perform as if in a play
Alternative definition of the verb act out
- [idiomatic] To go through the process of a scene from a play, a charade or a pointless exercise.
- [idiomatic] To express one's feelings through disruptive actions.
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by Paul Heacock
act act out to behave badly because you are unhappy or upset ♢ These kids are very angry and act ...
by Isaac Livingstone Asamoah
Act out: If a group of people act out an event, they show how it happened by pretending to be the people who were involved in it. E.g. The children were acting out the story of the birth of Jesus .
More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations by Yuri Dolgopolov
in one's actions and behavior: Children often act out ...
by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu
try to recall as much as they can about each other's appearance; everyone tries to shake hands and greet as many people as possible in the group; in small groups the class try to act out a scene which represents a time of day and the class try ...
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