act - meaning in Marathi

Pronunciation of ACT

ऐक्ट

noun 

  1. काम

Inflected forms

acts (noun plural)
acted (verb past tense)
acting (verb present participle)
acts (verb present tense)

Definitions and Meaning of ACT in English

ACT - noun
  1. a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
  2. something that people do or cause to happen
  3. a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
  4. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
    Examples
    - she had a catchy little routine
    - it was one of the best numbers he ever did
  5. a manifestation of insincerity
ACT - verb
  1. perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
    Examples
    - We must move quickly
    - The governor should act on the new energy bill
    - The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel
  2. behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
    Examples
    - Don't behave like a fool
    - What makes her do this way?
    - The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people
  3. play a role or part
    Examples
    - She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role
    - She played the servant to her husband's master
  4. discharge one's duties
    Example
    - In what capacity are you acting?
  5. pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind
    Example
    - She plays deaf when the news are bad
  6. be suitable for theatrical performance
  7. have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected
    Examples
    - How does your idea work in practice?
    - This method doesn't work
    - The breaks of my new car act quickly
    - The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water
  8. be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
  9. behave unnaturally or affectedly
  10. perform on a stage or theater
    Examples
    - He acted in `Julius Caesar'
    - I played in `A Christmas Carol'

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