Synonyms for acting up on

Grammar : Verb
Spell : akt
Phonetic Transcription : ækt

Top 10 synonyms for acting up on Other synonyms for the word acting up on

Définition of acting up on

Origin :
  • mid-15c., "to act upon or adjudicate" a legal case; 1590s in the theatrical sense, from Latin actus, past participle of agere (see act (n.)). To act up "be unruly" is from 1903. To act out "behave anti-socially" (1974) is from psychiatric sense of "expressing one's unconscious impulses or desires." Related: Acted; acting.
  • As in influence : verb lead to believe, do
  • As in obey : verb conform, give in
  • As in act on : verb take action
  • As in drive : verb move or urge on

Antonyms for acting up on

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