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Synonyms of the verb act on

Equivalent words for the phrasal verb act on:

  1. pursue (6 letter word for act on)
    • inflections: pursued, pursuing, pursues
    • related terms: outpursue, Overpursue, repursue, pursual, Pursuee, pursuable, pursuance, pursuer, pursuant

Equivalent phrase for the phrasal verb act on:

  1. follow up on (12 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for act on)

Hypernyms of the verb act on

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

  1. 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
  2. alter (5 letter word)
    • inflections: altered, altering, alters
    • related terms: Unalter, exalter, exaltee, exaltment, exaltate, exaltation, exaltative, misalter, prealter, prealteration, realter, realterable, realteration, alterable, alterate, alterer, alterant, alteration, alterity, alterman, alterative
  3. argue (5 letter word)
    • inflections: argued, arguing, argues
    • related terms: counterargue, counterargument, outargue, overargue, reargue, rearguard, reargument, re-argue, underargue, argument, arguable, arguer
  4. be (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for act on)
    • inflections: was, were, been, being, is
  5. cause (5 letter word)
    • inflections: caused, causing, causes
    • related terms: uncause, uncausal, uncausable, uncausative, concause, concausal, cocause, countercause, subcause, undercause, causal, causable, causate, causer, causation, causative
  6. do (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for act on)
    • inflections: did, done, doing, does
  7. face (4 letter word)
    • inflections: faced, facing, faces
    • related terms: aface, deface, defacer, unface, inface, Counterface, foreface, interface, interfacial, interfacer, Interfaction, outface, overface, postface, preface, prefacial, prefacist, prefacer, reface, refaction, subface, surface, surfacy, surfacer, underface, underfaction, facette, Faceful, facial, faceless, Facelike, faceable, facer, Facety, faceman, facewise
  8. fence (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fenced, fencing, fences
    • related terms: defence, defencive, unfence, forefence, outfence, refence, fencible, fencer
  9. fight (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fought, fighting, fights
    • related terms: unfight, unfightable, infight, infighter, outfight, outfighter, Postfight, Prefight, refight, fightable, fighter
  10. live (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lived, living, lives
    • related terms: alive, unlive, unlivery, unlivable, unliver, dislive, forelive, mislive, outlive, outliver, overlive, relive, relivable, reliver, underlive, liven, livery, liveness, liveware, liveable, liver, livor, lively
  11. make (4 letter word)
    • inflections: made, making, makes
    • related terms: unmake, unmakable, unmaker, transmake, comake, comaker, mismake, Overmake, premake, premaker, remake, remaker, makedom, makeless, makeable, maker
  12. 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
  13. react (5 letter word)
    • inflections: reacted, reacting, reacts
    • related terms: Autoreact, interreact, Interreaction, overreact, overreaction, overreactive, Underreact, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive
  14. rebut (5 letter word)
    • inflections: rebutted, rebutting, rebuts
    • related terms: surrebut, rebutment
  15. sell (4 letter word)
    • inflections: sold, selling, sells
    • related terms: unsell, unseldom, unselling, unsely, outsell, outselling, oversell, overselling, presell, preselling, resell, reselling, undersell, underselling, Upsell, selly, sellable, sellate, seller
  16. serve (5 letter word)
    • inflections: served, serving, serves
    • related terms: deserve, deserver, conserve, conservable, conservate, conserver, conservant, conservation, conservative, inserve, disserve, misserve, outserve, outservant, Overserve, preserve, preserval, preservable, preserver, preservation, preservative, reserve, reserval, reservee, reservery, reservist, reservable, Reservance, reserver, reservor, reservation, reservative, re-serve, subserve, subserviate, underserve, underservant, servage, serval, servery, servette, servian, servist, servite, Servlet, servable, server, servant, servation
  17. turn (4 letter word)
    • inflections: turned, turning, turns
    • related terms: deturn, unturn, unturnable, inturn, counterturn, counter-turn, disturn, foreturn, misturn, outturn, overturn, overturnable, overturner, return, returnee, returnless, returnable, returner, re-turn, underturn, upturn, withturn, turnery, turnable, turner, turnor
  18. vary (4 letter word)
    • inflections: varied, varying, varies
    • related terms: covary, covariable, covariate, covariance, covariant, covariation, co-vary, intervary, intervariation, overvary, overvariation, revary, variable, variate, variance, varier, various, variant, variation, variative
  19. win (3 letter word)
    • inflections: won, winning, wins
    • related terms: awin, outwin, overwin, rewin, winery, winful, winish, winless, winsome, winy, Winable, winer, winly

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

  1. advise (6 letter word)
    • inflections: advised, advising, advises
    • related terms: counteradvise, counteradvance, disadvise, disadvance, foreadvise, misadvise, preadvise, preadvisable, preadviser, readvise, advisal, advisee, advisy, advisable, adviser, advisor, advisive
  2. affect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: affected, affecting, affects
    • related terms: disaffect, disaffection, disaffectation, misaffect, misaffection, overaffect, preaffect, preaffection, reaffect, reaffection, Affectee, affectless, affectuous, affectable, affectible, affectate, affecter, affector, affectious, affection, affectation, affective
  3. behave (6 letter word)
    • inflections: behaved, behaving, behaves
    • related terms: misbehave, misbehaver, behaver
  4. change (6 letter word)
    • inflections: changed, changing, changes
    • related terms: unchange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  5. debate (6 letter word)
    • inflections: debated, debating, debates
    • related terms: interdebate, overdebate, Postdebate, predebate, redebate, debatable, debater, Debation
  6. oppose (6 letter word)
    • inflections: opposed, opposing, opposes
    • related terms: preoppose, preopposition, reoppose, reopposition, opposal, opposite, opposure, opposable, opposer, opposition, oppositive
  7. refute (6 letter word)
    • inflections: refuted, refuting, refutes
    • related terms: refutal, refutable, refuter, refutation, refutative
  8. strike (6 letter word)
    • inflections: struck, stricken, striking, strikes
    • related terms: unstrike, counterstrike, outstrike, overstrike, Poststrike, restrike, understrike, upstrike, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker

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

  1. confront (8 letter word)
    • inflections: confronted, confronting, confronts
    • related terms: reconfront, reconfrontation, confrontal, confrontment, confronter, confrontation, Confrontative
  2. contend (7 letter word)
    • inflections: contended, contending, contends
    • related terms: precontend, recontend, contender, contendent
  3. contrast (8 letter word)
    • inflections: contrasted, contrasting, contrasts
    • related terms: recontrast, contrastment, contrasty, contrastable, contraster, contrastive
  4. counterpoint (12 letter word, the longest hypernym for act on)
    • inflections: counterpointed, counterpointing, counterpoints
  5. impress (7 letter word)
    • inflections: impressed, impressing, impresses
    • related terms: overimpress, overimpressible, preimpress, preimpressive, reimpress, impressment, impressure, impressable, impressible, impresser, impressor, impressive
  6. perform (7 letter word)
  7. propose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: proposed, proposing, proposes
    • related terms: mispropose, misproposal, repropose, reproposal, proposal, proposable, proposer, proposant, proposition, Propositive
  8. struggle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: struggled, struggling, struggles
    • related terms: counterstruggle, prestruggle, upstruggle, struggler
  9. succeed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: succeeded, succeeding, succeeds
    • related terms: resucceed, succeedable, succeeder
  10. suggest (7 letter word)
    • inflections: suggested, suggesting, suggests
    • related terms: autosuggest, autosuggestible, autosuggestion, autosuggestive, presuggest, presuggestion, presuggestive, resuggest, resuggestion, suggestment, suggestable, suggestible, suggester, suggestor, suggestion, suggestive

More generic phrases for the phrasal verb act on:

  1. bring home the bacon (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for act on)
  2. change state (12 character phrase)
  3. come through (12 character phrase)
  4. deliver the goods (17 character phrase)

Other more generic term for the phrasal verb act on:

  1. re-create (9 character term)
    • related terms: re-creator, re-creation, re-creative

Hyponyms of the verb act on

More specific words for the phrasal verb act on, that have fewer characters:

  1. watch (5 letter word, the shortest hyponym for act on)
    • inflections: watched, watching, watches
    • related terms: awatch, Unwatch, outwatch, overwatch, overwatcher, Rewatch, underwatch, underwatcher, watchful, watchless, Watchlike, watchment, watchable, watcher, watchman, watchmanship, watchwoman, watchwise

More specific words for the phrasal verb act on, that have the same number of characters:

  1. follow (6 letter word)
    • inflections: followed, following, follows
    • related terms: Unfollow, upfollow, followable, follower

More specific words for the phrasal verb act on, that have more characters:

  1. observe (7 letter word, the longest hyponym for act on)
    • inflections: observed, observing, observes
    • related terms: misobserve, misobservance, preobserve, preobservance, preobservation, reobserve, reobservation, observable, observance, observer, observant, observation, observative

More specific phrases for the phrasal verb act on:

  1. check out (9 character phrase)
  2. keep an eye on (14 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for act on)
  3. run down (8 character phrase)
  4. watch over (10 character phrase)

Related words for the phrasal term act on, that have fewer characters:

  1. doom (4 letter word)
    • inflections: doomed, dooming, dooms
    • related terms: foredoom, foredoomer, Misdoom, predoom, redoom, doomage, doomful, doomlike, doomer
  2. draw (4 letter word)
    • inflections: drew, drawn, drawing, draws
    • related terms: undraw, undrawable, Counterdraw, counter-draw, misdraw, outdraw, overdraw, overdrawer, predraw, predrawer, redraw, redrawer, underdraw, updraw, withdraw, withdrawal, withdrawment, withdrawable, withdrawer, drawee, drawish, drawling, drawable, drawer, drawly
  3. find (4 letter word)
    • inflections: found, finding, finds
    • related terms: outfind, refind, underfind, findal, findy, findable, finder
  4. go (2 letter word)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  5. lobby (5 letter word)
    • inflections: lobbied, lobbying, lobbies
  6. order (5 letter word)
    • inflections: ordered, ordering, orders
    • related terms: unorder, Inorder, co-order, counterorder, disorder, foreorder, misorder, overorder, postorder, preorder, reorder, Reorderer, suborder, Underorder, orderless, orderable, orderer, orderly
  7. rule (4 letter word)
    • inflections: ruled, ruling, rules
    • related terms: unrule, unruly, unrulable, interrule, misrule, misruly, misruler, overrule, overruler, subrule, subruler, underrule, underruler, Rule-Based, ruledom, ruleless, ruler
  8. treat (5 letter word)
    • inflections: treated, treating, treats
    • related terms: intreat, intreatable, extreat, Hydrotreat, maltreat, maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator, mistreat, mistreatment, Mistreater, Overtreat, pretreat, pretreatment, pretreaty, retreat, retreatal, retreatful, retreatism, retreatist, Retreatlike, retreatment, retreater, retreatant, retreative, re-treat, re-treatment, undertreat, Undertreatment, treatee, treatment, treaty, treatable, treater, treator, treatise

Related words for the phrasal term act on, that have the same number of characters:

  1. decree (6 letter word)
    • inflections: decreed, decreeing, decrees
    • related terms: undecree, undecretive, codecree, counterdecree, foredecree, predecree, predecrement, decrial, decrement, decretion, decreation, decretive, decreative
  2. report (6 letter word)
    • inflections: reported, reporting, reports
    • related terms: disreport, forereport, misreport, misreporter, Outreport, Overreport, prereport, Rereport, re-report, subreport, underreport, reportage, reportable, reporter, reportion

Related words for the phrasal term act on, that have more characters:

  1. approach (8 letter word)
    • inflections: approached, approaching, approaches
    • related terms: counterapproach, counter-approach, reapproach, reapproachable, approachless, approachment, approachable, approacher
  2. condemn (7 letter word)
    • inflections: condemned, condemning, condemns
    • related terms: forecondemn, precondemn, precondemnation, recondemn, recondemnation, condemnable, condemnate, condemner, condemnor, condemnation
  3. influence (9 letter word)
    • inflections: influenced, influencing, influences
    • related terms: counterinfluence, counter-influence, interinfluence, malinfluence, overinfluence, preinfluence, reinfluence, Influencee, influencable, influencer, influencive
  4. magnetize (9 letter word)
    • inflections: magnetized, magnetizing, magnetizes
    • related terms: demagnetize, demagnetise, demagnetisation, demagnetization, remagnetize, remagnetization, magnetic, magnetics, magnetify, magnetism, magnetist, magnetite, Magnetless, Magnetlike, magnetoid, magnetise, magnetisation, magnetization
  5. maneuver (8 letter word)
    • inflections: maneuvered, maneuvering, maneuvers
    • related terms: countermaneuver, outmaneuver
  6. proceed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: proceeded, proceeding, proceeds
    • related terms: reproceed, reprocess, reprocure, proceeder
  7. pronounce (9 letter word)
    • inflections: pronounced, pronouncing, pronounces
    • related terms: unpronounce, mispronounce, mispronouncer, overpronounce, prepronounce, repronounce, Pronounciate, pronouncer
  8. sentence (8 letter word)
    • inflections: sentenced, sentencing, sentences
    • related terms: foresentence, missentence, presentence, presental, presentee, presential, presentism, presentist, presentment, presentness, presentable, presentiate, presenter, presentor, presentation, Presentity, presentive, presentative, presently, resentence, resentful, resentless, resentment, Resentable, resenter, resentive, Subsentence, sentencer

Related phrases for the phrasal term act on:

  1. act upon (8 character phrase)
  2. bear a hand (11 character phrase)
  3. bear upon (9 character phrase)
  4. concentrate on (14 character phrase)
  5. do something (12 character phrase)
  6. do something about (18 character phrase)
  7. draw on (7 character phrase)
  8. exert influence (15 character phrase)
  9. find against (12 character phrase)
  10. find for (8 character phrase)
  11. focus on (8 character phrase)
  12. get cozy with (13 character phrase)
  13. get with it (11 character phrase)
  14. lead on (7 character phrase)
  15. lift a finger (13 character phrase)
  16. lobby through (13 character phrase)
  17. make advances (13 character phrase)
  18. make overtures (14 character phrase)
  19. make up to (10 character phrase)
  20. operate on (10 character phrase)
  21. pass judgment (13 character phrase)
  22. pass sentence (13 character phrase)
  23. proceed with (12 character phrase)
  24. pronounce judgment (18 character phrase)
  25. pronounce on (12 character phrase)
  26. pull strings (12 character phrase)
  27. return a verdict (16 character phrase)
  28. strike a blow (13 character phrase)
  29. take a hand (11 character phrase)
  30. take action (11 character phrase)
  31. take measures (13 character phrase)
  32. take steps (10 character phrase)
  33. utter a judgment (16 character phrase)
  34. work on (7 character phrase)

Other related term for the phrasal term act on:

  1. wire-pull (9 character term)
    • related term: wire-pulling

Phrases with Act on

  1. to act on

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