Definition of acting noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈæktɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæktɪŋ//
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[uncountable] the activity or profession of performing in plays, films/movies, etc. She started her acting career while still at school.Extra examples I did quite a lot of acting when I was at college. The film is spoiled by some very wooden acting. The game’s voice acting is excellent.
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