Translation of "act" - English-Japanese dictionary

act

verb uk /ækt/

B1 to behave in a particular way, usually a bad way

(~のように)ふるまう
Stop acting like a child!

B1 to perform in a play or movie

(芝居や映画で)演じる, 演技をする

to do something to stop a problem

(問題を阻止するために)行動を起こす
We have to act now to stop the spread of this disease.

(Translation of “act verb” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)