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    Definition of acts in English Dictionary

  • NounBFact
    1. plural of act.
    2. VerbBFactPRactingPT, PPacted
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of act.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • She really read him the riot act about his smoking habit.
          • Different drugs act on different parts of our body in many different ways.
          • England played at a tempo in attack that was too much for Bulgaria, with width provided at various times by Walcott, Young and Stewart Downing and Rooney acting as the potent spearhead.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Act your age and stop fiddling with that pen - you’re showing us up.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • I really got a kick out of that clown's juggling act.
          • Earlier the gentleman from California (Mr. Cardoza) got up on the floor, and he was upset that somebody had said that the underlying bill would eviscerate the Endangered Species Act.
          • The theme of the prodigal son recurs later in the third act.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. en acts up
          2. en acts out
          3. en acts of God
          4. en acts of independent significance
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of acts for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "acts" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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