English to Hebrew Meaning :: act

חוֹק, מַעֲשֶׂה, פְּעוּלָה, מַעֲרָכָה, עוּבדָה, עֲלִיל, עֲלִילָהלִפְעוֹל, לְבַצֵעַ, לְמַלֵא תַפְקִיד, לְשַׂחֵק, לַעֲשׂוֹת
Act :
- פעולהפעלמשחקפעולות

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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 performance that is part of a longer program(5) a manifestation of insincerity
Verb(1) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action(2) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself(3) play a role or part(4) discharge one's duties(5) pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind(6) be suitable for theatrical performance(7) have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected(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

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(1) to act in a play(2) The comic had risen through the standup ranks, working hard at developing an act after his initial performances drew derision.(3) But no matter how mature her friend seemed, she could not help wondering if he was just putting on an act in order to stop her from leaving.(4) her one-woman poetry act(5) Those interjections were very reasonable, and the Minister was simply putting on an act to try to get some sympathy.(6) As long as we can look and act the proper role for a typical person wherever we are in the city, we'll be fine.(7) Lawrence, like Richard Pryor before him, uses his stand-up act as a forum to tell his side of the story.(8) an act of heroism(9) Kazza stared at me blankly in reply, knowing I was putting on an act .(10) Recent studies have suggested that a number of drugs may act specifically to increase healing rates.(11) Over our meal we were entertained by a cabaret act performed by the bird keepers and some of the inhabitants.(12) That is why the act of dissent and of intelligently questioning a war is one of the most patriotic things that a civilian can do.(13) As a student at the School of American Ballet, she appeared for several years in the second act of the New York City Ballet's production of George Balanchine's Nutcracker.(14) It is hoped, for the sake of millions of poor Filipinos, that he is not just putting on an act , good movie actor that he was.(15) The Cardinal did not always act the role of a Christ figure in this drama, but the rest of the analogy holds.(16) he did his Sir Galahad act
Related Words
(1) act out ::
(2) act as ::
להתנהג כמו
(3) act up ::
מתנהג לא יפה
(4) act on ::
לפעול על
(5) caught in the act ::
נתפס על חם
(6) act upon ::
ולפעול על
(7) in the act ::
בשעת המעשה
(8) act for ::
לפעול עבור
(9) act in concert with ::
ולפעול בתיאום עם
(10) speech act ::
מעשה דיבור
1. deed ::
2. law ::
3. division ::
4. performance ::
5. pretense ::
הַעֲמָדַת פָּנִים
6. turn ::
7. enactment ::
8. take action ::
9. follow ::
לעקוב אחר
10. represent ::
11. behave ::
12. operate ::
13. affect ::
14. perform ::
15. pretend ::
להעמיד פנים
16. move ::
מהלך \ לזוז \ לעבור
17. play ::
18. dissemble ::
19. work ::
20. do ::
Different Forms
act, acted, acts
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

and invite her up to my bedroom
to see the rest of the act.

and invite her up to my bedroom to see the rest of the ACT.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 12


"We're Lannisters. Lannisters don't ACT like fools."

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 1

You go down there with an army,
it\'s an act of war.

You go down there with an army, it's an ACT of war.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 2

This act of aggression must be met
with swift and cruel ferocity.

This ACT of aggression must be met with swift and cruel ferocity.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 19

...to act like an adult in this marriage.

...to ACT like an adult in this marriage.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 23

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