German translation of 'act up'
intransitive verb (informal)See also act
jdm Ärger machen
[person] Theater machen (inf)
(to attract attention) sich aufspielen
[machine] verrückt spielen (inf)
my back is acting up mein Rücken macht mir Ärger
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Example Sentences Including 'act up'
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Use the camera all the time so the family is used to it and stops going shy or acting up.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Surely none of them could possibly be acting up just for the cameras?The Sun (2009)
Agree with your partner how you are going to set boundaries for your stepson when he acts up.The Sun (2013)
She began to play truant and acted up at home.The Sun (2015)
Translation of act up from the Collins English to German Dictionary