playact

play
verb play·act \ ˈplā-ˌakt \

Definition of playact

transitive verb
:act out 1a
intransitive verb
1 a :to take part in theatrical performances especially as a professional
b :to make believe
2 :to engage in theatrical or insincere behavior

playacting

noun

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Origin and Etymology of playact

back-formation from playacting


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