in the act (of doing something)

Definition of in the act (of doing something)

  1. :  in the process of doing something When they arrived, I was just in the act of starting to make dinner.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the doing of a thing :  deed

    :  something done voluntarily

    :  the process of doing something :  action

  1. :  to take action :  move

    :  to conduct oneself :  behave

    :  to perform on the stage

  1. : active

    : actor

    : actual

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  1. :  the act of performing or executing :  action

    :  things that are done or that occur :  goings-on

    :  social activities

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  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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