act sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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act sth out

phrasal verb with act uk   us   /ækt/ verb
to ​perform the ​actions and say the words of a ​situation or ​story: The ​childrenacted out ​theirfavouritepoem. to ​expressyourthoughts, ​emotions, or ​ideas in ​youractions: Children's ​negativefeelings often get ​acted out in ​badbehaviour.
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