3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use act as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Act
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters a, c, and t, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter c. Act starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters a, ac, and the ending characters are t, ct, ..
Something that people do or cause to happen
Old French
School Grade
Act is set as a kindergarten word that starts with a, ends with t, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Is act a scrabble word? A 5 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Act in Pig Latin is said as "actay or actway".
a | c | t
ac | ct
Word Gram
Noun Examples
something that people do or cause to happen
a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;
"he did his act three times every evening";
"she had a catchy little routine";
"it was one of the best numbers he ever did"
a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
a manifestation of insincerity;
"he put on quite an act for her benefit"
Verb Examples
behave in a certain manner;
show a certain behavior;
conduct or comport oneself;
"You should act like an adult";
"Don't behave like a fool";
"What makes her do this way?";
"The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind;
"He acted the idiot";
"She plays deaf when the news are bad"
discharge one's duties;
"She acts as the chair";
"In what capacity are you acting?"
play a role or part;
"Gielgud played Hamlet";
"She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role";
"She played the servant to her husband's master"
perform on a stage or theater;
"She acts in this play";
"He acted in `Julius Caesar'";
"I played in `A Christmas Carol'"
behave unnaturally or affectedly;
"She's just acting"
perform an action, or work out or perform (an action);
"think before you act";
"We must move quickly";
"The governor should act on the new energy bill";
"The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
have an effect or outcome;
often the one desired or expected;
"The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought";
"How does your idea work in practice?";
"This method doesn't work";
"The breaks of my new car act quickly";
"The medicine works on
be suitable for theatrical performance;
"This scene acts well"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Act"

There are 519 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to act.

Accomplishput in effect
"carry out a task"
"execute the decision of the people"
"He actioned the operation"
Accomplished Fact
Accomplishmentthe action of accomplishing something
Achieveto gain with effort
"she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
Achievementthe action of accomplishing something
Acquitpronounce not guilty of criminal charges
"The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
Actsomething that people do or cause to happen
Actingthe performance of a part or role in a drama
Actionsomething done (usually as opposed to something said)
"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"

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There are 3 anagrams from act.

Anagram Definition
Actsomething that people do or cause to happen
CATa method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis

View English words with the unique letters used in act. Words With The Letters Act


Act derives from 15 words.

Word Definition
Actsomething that people do or cause to happen
Activatemake active or more active
"activate an old file"
Actuateput in motion or move to act
"trigger a reaction"
"actuate the circuits"
Inciteprovoke or stir up
"incite a riot"
"set off great unrest among the people"
Motivategive an incentive for action
"This moved me to sacrifice my career"
Movethe act of deciding to do something
"he didn''t make a move to help"
"his first move was to hire a lawyer"
Prompt(computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command
Propelcause to move forward with force
"Steam propels this ship"
Set Off
Sparkbrightness and animation of countenance
"he had a sparkle in his eye"


There are 37 hyponyms for act

Word Definition
Abidancethe act of abiding (enduring without yielding)
Actionsomething done (usually as opposed to something said);
"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
Activityany specific activity;
"they avoided all recreational activity"
Assessmentthe act of judging or assessing a person or situation or event;
"they criticized my judgment of the contestants"
Assumptionthe act of taking possession of or power over something;
"his assumption of office coincided with the trouble in Cuba";
"the Nazi assumption of power in 1934";
"he acquired all the company''s assets for ten million dollars and the assumption of the compan
Communicatingthe activity of communicating;
the activity of conveying information;
"they could not act without official communication from Moscow"
Communicationsomething that is communicated by or to or between people or groups
Distributionthe act of distributing or spreading or apportioning
Forfeitthe act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
Forfeiturethe act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.

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Names With The Word "Act"

1 names are spelled with act.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word act.

Is act a scrabble word or can you use act in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 1497 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1445 games. This 3 letter 5 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, c, and t? There's 7 with 5 letters or less with the letters a, c, and t. Here is a list of 7 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Act (3 letters) 5 6 act
CAT (3 letters) 5 6 act
Tact (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 tact
Tacca (5 letters) 9 +4 11 +5 tacca
Catty (5 letters) 10 +5 10 +4 catty
Acta (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 acta
Atc (3 letters) 5 6 act


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