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Synonyms of action in English:


  • 1 there can be no excuse for their actions
    deed, act, move, undertaking, exploit, maneuver, endeavor, effort, exertion;
    behavior, conduct, activity
  • 2 the need for local community action
    measures, steps, activity, movement, work, operation
  • 3 a man of action
  • 4 the action of hormones on the pancreas
    effect, influence, working;
  • 5 he missed all the action while he was away
    informal goings-on
  • 7 a civil action for damages
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