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Synonyms of the verb act up

Equivalent phrase for the phrasal verb act up:

  1. carry on (8 character phrase for act up)

Hypernyms of the verb act up

More generic words for the phrasal verb act up, that have fewer characters:

  1. ache (4 letter word)
    • inflections: ached, aching, aches
    • related terms: achage, achy, achate, acher, achor
  2. act (3 letter word)
    • inflections: acted, acting, acts
    • related terms: unact, unactable, unaction, unactive, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, anteact, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subact, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  3. be (2 letter word, the shortest hypernym for act up)
    • inflections: was, were, been, being, is
  4. care (4 letter word)
    • inflections: cared, caring, cares
    • related terms: decare, overcare, Telecare, caress, careful, careless, Careware, carey, carer, Carous, carious
  5. deal (4 letter word)
    • inflections: dealt, dealing, deals
    • related terms: Foredeal, interdeal, misdeal, misdealer, overdeal, Postdeal, Predeal, redeal, dealable, dealate, dealer, dealation
  6. evoke (5 letter word)
    • inflections: evoked, evoking, evokes
    • related terms: reevoke, re-evoke, evoker
  7. fire (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fired, firing, fires
    • related terms: afire, Autofire, Co-Fire, counterfire, misfire, outfire, Prefire, refire, retrofire, underfire, fire-free, fireless, firelike, fireling, Fireship, fireable, firer, fireman, firemanship, Firewoman, fireward
  8. hurt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hurt, hurting, hurts
    • related terms: unhurt, unhurtful, Unhurtable, hurtful, hurtless, hurtling, hurtsome, hurty, hurtable, hurter
  9. long (4 letter word)
    • inflections: longed, longing, longs
    • related terms: along, elong, elongate, elongation, elongative, overlong, relong, sublong, uplong, longee, longful, longish, longness, longship, longsome, longer, longly, Longward, longwise
  10. move (4 letter word)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  11. raise (5 letter word)
    • inflections: raised, raising, raises
    • related terms: araise, coraise, misraise, outraise, reraise, upraise, upraisal, upraiser, raisine, raisable, raiser
  12. smart (5 letter word)
    • inflections: smarted, smarting, smarts
    • related terms: unsmart, unsmartness, unsmartly, outsmart, smarten, smartish, smartism, smartless, smartness, smarty, smarter, smartly
  13. upset (5 letter word)
    • inflections: upset, upsetting, upsets
    • related terms: unupset, upsetment, Upsetness
  14. yearn (5 letter word)
    • inflections: yearned, yearning, yearns
    • related terms: yearnful, yearnling, yearner

More generic words for the phrasal verb act up, that have the same number of characters:

  1. arouse (6 letter word)
    • inflections: aroused, arousing, arouses
    • related terms: rearouse, rearousal, subarouse, subarousal, arousal, arousable, arouser
  2. damage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: damaged, damaging, damages
    • related terms: indamage, Photodamage, predamage, redamage, damager, damageous
  3. elicit (6 letter word)
    • inflections: elicited, eliciting, elicits
    • related terms: elicitable, elicitate, elicitor, elicitation
  4. handle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: handled, handling, handles
    • related terms: mishandle, Mishandler, Outhandle, overhandle, prehandle, rehandle, rehandler, handless, handline, handlist, Handly, handler
  5. hanker (6 letter word)
    • inflections: hankered, hankering, hankers
    • related term: hankerer
  6. kindle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: kindled, kindling, kindles
    • related terms: akindle, inkindle, miskindle, prekindle, rekindle, rekindler, upkindle, kindless, kindly, kindler
  7. manage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: managed, managing, manages
    • related terms: Macromanage, Micromanage, mismanage, mismanager, Outmanage, overmanage, remanage, managee, managery, manager
  8. untune (6 letter word)
    • inflections: untuned, untuning, untunes
    • related term: untunable

More generic words for the phrasal verb act up, that have more characters:

  1. comprehend (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for act up)
    • inflections: comprehended, comprehending, comprehends
    • related terms: uncomprehend, miscomprehend, precomprehend, recomprehend, comprehendible, comprehender
  2. discomfit (9 letter word)
    • inflections: discomfited, discomfiting, discomfits
    • related terms: discomfiture, discomfiter
  3. discompose (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for act up)
    • inflections: discomposed, discomposing, discomposes
    • related term: discomposure
  4. disconcert (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for act up)
    • inflections: disconcerted, disconcerting, disconcerts
    • related terms: disconcertment, disconcertion
  5. enkindle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: enkindled, enkindling, enkindles
    • related terms: re-enkindle, enkindler
  6. indispose (9 letter word)
    • inflections: indisposed, indisposing, indisposes
    • related terms: preindispose, preindisposition, Indisposable, indisposition
  7. misbehave (9 letter word)
    • inflections: misbehaved, misbehaving, misbehaves
    • related term: misbehaver
  8. misconduct (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for act up)
    • inflections: misconducted, misconducting, misconducts
  9. misdemean (9 letter word)
    • inflections: misdemeaned, misdemeaning, misdemeans
    • related terms: misdemeanist, misdemeanor, misdemeanant
  10. perceive (8 letter word)
    • inflections: perceived, perceiving, perceives
    • related terms: misperceive, preperceive, reperceive, perceivable, perceivance, perceiver
  11. provoke (7 letter word)
    • inflections: provoked, provoking, provokes
    • related terms: unprovoke, unprovokable, misprovoke, overprovoke, preprovoke, reprovoke, provokee, provokable, provoker

More generic phrases for the phrasal verb act up:

  1. cause to be perceived (21 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for act up)
  2. hit a nerve (11 character phrase)
  3. touch a nerve (13 character phrase)

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