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act out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of act out

  1. to behave badly because his parents spent so much time with his chronically ill sister, the boy resorted to acting out in order to get attention Synonyms of act out misbehave, act up, carry onWords Related to act out misconduct; disobey, rebel; clown (around), cut up, fool around, horse around, kid (around); show off; roughhouseNear Antonyms of act out obey; acquit, act, bear, comport, conduct, demean, deport, quit; comply, conform; check, collect, compose, constrain, contain, control, curb, handle, inhibit, move, quiet, repress, restrain



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