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act on/upon

Definition of act on/upon

  1. :  to use (something, such as a feeling or suggestion) as a reason or basis for doing something <They never acted on the information they had.> <It's okay to feel angry or jealous, but you mustn't act on those feelings.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the doing of a thing :  deed

    :  something done voluntarily

    :  a state of real existence rather than possibility

  1. :  actuate, animate

    :  to represent or perform by action especially on the stage

    :  feign, simulate

  1. : active

    : actor

    : actual

uponplay
  1. :  on

  1. :  on the surface :  on it

    :  thereafter, thereon


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