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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Something that people do or cause to happen.
  2. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
  3. A short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program.
  4. A subdivision of a play or opera or ballet.
  5. A manifestation of insincerity.
(动) As a verb
  1. Behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself.
  2. Pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind.
  3. Discharge one's duties.
  4. Play a role or part.
  5. Perform on a stage or theater.
  6. Behave unnaturally or affectedly.
  7. Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action).
  8. Be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure.
  9. Have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected.
  10. Be suitable for theatrical performance.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (剂物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
行为xíngwéiaction; conduct; behavior; activity
curtain or screen; canopy or tent; headquarters of a general; act (of a play)
法案fǎànbill; proposed law
动作dòngzuòmovement; motion; action
行动xíngdòngoperation; action; to move; mobile
表演biǎoyǎnplay; show; performance; exhibition; to perform; to act; to demonstrate
假装jiǎzhuāngto feign; to pretend
扮演bànyǎnto play the role of; to act
装作zhuāngzuòto pretend; to feign; to act a part
做功zuògōngto act (in opera); stage business
演活了yǎnhuó leto act; to live
演好yǎnhǎoto act
展开行动zhǎnkāi xíngdòngto act
饰演shìyǎnto act; to play a part
举动jǔdòngact; action; activity; move; movement
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