Synonyms for acting

Synonyms for (noun) acting

Synonyms: performing, acting, playacting, playing

Definition: the performance of a part or role in a drama

Similar words: activity

Definition: any specific behavior

Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Similar words: performing arts

Definition: arts or skills that require public performance

Synonyms for (adj) acting

Synonyms: acting

Definition: serving temporarily especially as a substitute

Usage: the acting president

Similar words: impermanent, temporary

Definition: not permanent; not lasting

Usage: politics is an impermanent factor of life- James Thurber; impermanent palm cottages; a temperary arrangement; temporary housing

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