Actting or acting

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Acting

Noun

Definition:

The art or occupation of performing fictional roles in plays, films, or television

Examples:

  1. She studied acting in New York
  2. I'd prefer him not to go into acting as it's such an insecure business
  3. An acting career

Synonyms:

  • Drama
  • The theatre
  • The stage
  • The performing arts

Acting

Adjective

Definition:

Temporarily doing the duties of another person

Examples:

  1. The acting supervisor

Synonyms:

  • Substitute
  • Deputy
  • Reserve
  • Fill-in

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