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Pronunciation: /ækt/

Translation of act in French:


  • 1 acte (m) an act of kindness un acte de bonté
  • 2 [Law] loi (f) Act of Parliament loi votée par le Parlement



  • 2 (behave) agir, se comporter
  • 5 (take effect) [drug] agir
  • 6to act as [person, object] servir de

Phrasal verbs

act out

jouer [role, part]; réaliser [fantasy]

Definition of act in:

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