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acted out

verb
past tense of act out

Synonyms & Antonyms of acted out

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

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acted (toward)

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“Acted out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/acted%20out. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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