Portuguese translation of act
1 ação f
2 (theatre) ato
3 (in show) número
4 (law) lei f
1 tomar ação
2 (behave, have effect) agir
3 (theatre) representar
4 (pretend) fingir
in the act of no ato de
act of God (law) força maior
to catch sb in the act apanhar alguém em flagrante, flagrar alguém
it's only an act é só encenação
to act Hamlet (Britain) representar Hamlet
to act the fool (Britain) fazer-se de bobo
to act as servir de
it acts as a deterrent serve para dissuadir
acting in my capacity as chairman, I ... na qualidade de presidente, eu ...
inseparable transitive verb
to act on sth agir de acordo com algo
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Example Sentences Including 'act'
I realized how I must look, frozen in mid-step like a burglar caught in the act.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
It was going to demand more of her than any other act in her life.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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