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Translation of "act" - English-Japanese dictionary

act

verb   /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.
(Definition of act verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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