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Verb
Present participle for to act or behave in an inappropriate, improper, incorrect, or unexpected manner
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Present participle for to engage in boisterous behavior, typically designed to attract attention
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Present participle for behave badly
“Lloyd said a dip in quality of teaching meant some well-behaved primary school pupils began to act up in the first year at their comprehensive.”
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Present participle for to stop operating
“I reckon I covered a mile before my legs started to act up.”
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Present participle for lose control emotionally
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Present participle for to show off, especially with stunts or tricks
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Adjective
Characteristic of melodrama, especially in being exaggerated or overemotional
Noun
The state of being naughty
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