Translation of "act" - English-Turkish dictionary

act

noun uk us /ækt/
DO [ C ]

B2 something that someone does

eylem
an act of terrorism/kindness
LAW [ C ]

a law made by a government

kanun
an act of Congress/Parliament
THEATRE [ C ]

B1 one of the parts a play is divided into

tiyatro oyununda perde
Her character doesn't appear until Act 2.
PERFORMERS [ C ]

one or several performers who perform for a short while in a show

oyun
a comedy double act
FALSE BEHAVIOUR [ no plural ]

behaviour which hides your real feelings or intentions

gerçek duygu ve niyetleri gizleyen davranış, ...mış gibi yapma
Was she really upset or was that just an act?
in the act (of doing sth)

doing something wrong

bir şeyi yanlış/hatalı yapma
I caught him in the act of opening one of my letters.

(Translation of “act noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)