Phrasal verbs - Meaning of act out

Phrasal verbs

What does act out mean?

Here is the meaning of act out with examples:

"act out"


1. To go through the process of a scene from a play, a charade or a pointless exercise.
2. To express one's feelings through disruptive actions.


Check the phrasal verb act out in a sentence:

1. He acted out his part of the play.
2. Why are you acting out like that and breaking dishes. Calm down.

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