Translation of "act" - English-Korean dictionary


verb uk /ækt/ us /ækt/

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

Stop acting like a child!

B1 to perform in a play or movie


to do something to stop a problem

(문제 등을 해결하기 위해) 행동을 취하다
We have to act now to stop the spread of this disease.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /ækt/ us /ækt/

B1 one of the parts of a play

(공연의) 막

something that someone does

행동, 행위
an act of kindness

a law made by a government

an act of Parliament

a way of behaving in which someone pretends to be or feel something

She’s not really upset – it’s just an act.

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