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Translation of "act" - English-Russian dictionary

act

verb     /ækt/
BEHAVE [I]
B1 to behave in a particular way вести себя to act responsibly Jeff's been acting strangely recently. Stop acting like a child!Behaving, interacting and behaviour
DO SOMETHING [I]
B2 to do something, especially in order to solve a problem действовать We have to act now to stop the spread of this disease.Acting and actsDealing with things or people
PERFORM [I, T]
B1 to perform in a play or film играть (роль) He's acted in a number of successful Hollywood films.Acting, rehearsing and performing
(Definition of act verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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