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act (verb), acts; acted; acting
1. To do something; to exert energy or some force; to be employed or operative: Henry acted promptly in helping the people in the auto accident.
2. To reach, to make, or to issue a decision on some matter.
3. To operate or function in a particular way; to perform specific duties or functions: Shirley was acting as a child's substitute mother until her parents were able to return home.
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method acting (s) (noun) (no comparables)
A technique of acting in which the actor recalls emotions and reactions from past experience and uses them in identifying with and applying them to the individualization of the character being portrayed.
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