act up 的同义词
▷ See act
1 misbehaveDictionary, carry on (informal), cause troubleI could hear him acting up downstairs.
When the children misbehaved she was unable to cope.
carry on (informal)
She was yelling and screaming and carrying on like an idiot.
horse around (informal)
piss about (taboo, slang)
piss around (taboo, slang)
give someone grief (British, South Africa)
2 malfunctionDictionary, go wrong, break downThe machine was acting up again.
Radiation can cause microprocessors to malfunction.
If your video recorder goes wrong, you can have it repaired.
Their car broke down.
conk out (informal)
go phut (informal)
pack up (informal)
Our car packed up.
play up (British, informal)
The engine has started playing up.
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act up 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
If something is acting up , it is not working properly.