翻译
  • 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
  • act

    高中/CET4/CET6

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    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • v.
      行动; 表现; 表演; 起作用;
    • n.
      行为; 行动; 法案,法令; 短节目;

    大小写变形:ACT

  • 词态变化

    • 复数: acts;
    • 第三人称单数: acts;
    • 过去式: acted;
    • 过去分词: acted;
    • 现在分词: acting;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 行动
    • 表现
    • 表演
    • 起作用
    • 行为
    • 法案
    • 法令

    a deliberate act of vandalism

    故意毁坏的行为

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    Hopefully his punishment will act as a deterrent to others.

    对他的惩罚但愿能起到杀一儆百的作用。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    an act of penance

    赎罪善功

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    He described the killing as a dastardly act.

    他把这起谋杀称为极其卑劣的行为。

    ——柯林斯例句

    She seems to have camped up at the third act of the play.

    她在第三幕中表演得似乎过火了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    This was an act of extreme brutality.

    这是一种极端野蛮的行为.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I query very much whether it is wise to act so hastily.

    我真怀疑如此操之过急地行动是否明智.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    As the chairman is ill, I'm asking Mr. Sharp to act for him.

    由于主席患病, 我请夏普先生代理主席一职.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    My first act was to run into the waiting room.

    我的第一个行动就是跑进客厅.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Don't take her seriously, it's all an act.

    别跟她认真, 她完全是装腔作势罢了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The Labour Party repealed the Act.

    工党废除了那项法令.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The government must act to firm prices up.

    政府必须采取措施稳定物价.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The policeman followed the thieves until they actually picked up the jewels, when he caught them in the act.

    警察跟踪那些小偷,在他们正偷珠宝时, 将他们当场抓获.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The desire to be rich possessed him to act so.

    发财的欲望使他做出如此之事来.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    This is an act that outrages public opinion.

    这是违反民意的做法.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    By gravitation the sun and planets act and react upon one another.

    太阳与行星通过引力发挥作用并相互影响.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The military exercise was condemned as an act of aggression.

    这次军事演习被谴责为一种挑衅.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Mr. Jones will act as receiver for the company that has failed in business.

    琼斯先生将作为那个破产公司破产的清算管理人.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    He was detected in the act of stealing.

    他在偷窃时被当场发觉.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Who will act as mediator in the dispute.

    谁在争端中充当调解人?

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Don't make a rash act.

    不要轻举妄动.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    The legislature repealed the unpopular Rent Act.

    立法机关废除了不得人心的租借法案.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Now , none of your empty talk . Let's see how you act.

    不要放空炮,拿出行动来.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    The thief shook in his shoes when he was caught in the act.

    小偷作案时被当场抓住,吓得发抖.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    It's wrong to act like that.

    这样做不对.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Now that you have expressed your determination, you should act.

    你既表示了决心, 就应该见之于行动.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    I'll act as interpreter.

    我来作翻译.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Try to act interested.

    尽量地假装有兴趣.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

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    • 四级
    • 六级
    • 高考
    • 考研

    Calling out our fears explicitly, as Leah did, can help us act decisively.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    As the world's food security falls to pieces, individual countries acting in their own self-interest are actually worsening the troubles of many.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    It caught us in the act, sent an alert to my smartphone, and also listed our RF interference on the system's event log.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Consumers, in the U.S. at least, are acting cautiously with the savings they're getting at the gas pump, as the memory of the recent great recession is still fresh in their mind.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Just as peer-to-peer businesses like eBay allow anyone to become a retailer, sharing sites let individuals act as an ad hoc ( 临时的) taxi service, car-hire firm or boutique hotel (精品酒店) as and when it suits them.

    出自-2013年12月阅读原文

    It is essential that we act with integrity in order to build the kind of world in which we want to live.

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    In mixed schools boys feel compelled to act like men before they understand themselves well enough to know what that means, " the study reported

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    The real test of character is whether we can learn from our mistake, by understanding why we acted as we did and then exploring ways to avoid similar problems in the future.

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    Yes, but I was going to say I thought the acting was terrible.

    出自-2012年12月听力原文

    Because the values of each culture are different, understanding the values of another culture helps explain how people think and act.

    出自-2011年12月听力原文

    If you can accept that people from other cultures act according to their values, not yours, getting along with them will be much easier

    出自-2011年12月听力原文

    The way to complain is to act business-like and important.

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    If you act like someone who expects a fair request to be granted, chances are it will be granted

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    Shouting or acting rude will get you nowhere.

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    Moreover, nonparticipation by nations, if sufficiently widespread, can undermine the political will of participating countries to act.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Saying that there're no easy answers sounds wise, but it's actually foolish: our unemployment crisis could be cured very quickly if we had the intellectual clarity and political will to act.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Each business acts its own way in green labeling.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    As I said, structural unemployment isn't a real problem, it's an excuse—a reason not to act on America's problems at a time when action is desperately needed.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    And perhaps parents are acting more like parents than in the recent past.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Parents, teachers, even the kids themselves, scored the youngsters on measures like acting before thinking and persistence in reaching goals.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    It did not escape notice that a lobbying firm set up by Lynton Crosby, David Cameron's election campaign director, had previously acted for Philip Morris International.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    The 2004 Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act, intended to encourage private space vehicles and services, prohibits the transportation secretary ( ' , and thereby the FAA) from regulating the de sign or operation of private spacecraft, unless they have resulted in a serious or fatal injury to crew or passengers.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Amend its 2004 Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    According to the code, visitors should act with care and respect.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设

    Acts of generosity can change lives or just give you that warm feeling full of love.

    2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Gossip also can have a third effect: It strengthens unwritten, unspoken rules about how people should act.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    He also won praise from social media users after Mr.Anderson posted about the act of kindness on Facebook.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Her simple act landed parks in prison.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    I read that people are more divided than ever, but that's not how the people I encounter tend to act.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文

    In that sense, I'm pretty sure volunteering is more of a selfish act than I'd freely like to admit.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Kunqu society, the classical Chinese theater which combines singing, dancing and acting to literary works by masters of Ming and Qing dynasties, performing introduces four signature plays of Kunqu master Jiqing Zhang to American audiences.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 信息匹配 原文

    Light is a powerful biological force, and on many species it acts as a magnet.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Not everyone acts the same in response to events, and that is why what triggers one person may or may not trigger another.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Pretty much everyone you know acts differently.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Restarting antitrust for the information age will not be easy but if govemments don't wants a data oconomy by a few giants, they must act soon.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Rising above self and acting to help others.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    Self expression there are many ways to express thoughts and ideas –music, acting, drawing, building, photography.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Sometimes I act as a listening ear for fellow students to talk over what is bothering them.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 单项选择 原文

    The findings challenge a key principle of modern parenting where schools except them to act as partners in their children's education.

    2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    They are both passionate about acting and interested in people.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 答案 选项

    This example should act as an inspiration for all cities.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    This small act will let your neighbors know that you care about the area.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Think twice before we act.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    We both passionate about acting, which comes from us being so interested in people.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读表达 原文

    We must act as quickly as possible now.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 句子填空 原文

    When he was writing his novels, Charles Dickens would act out the parts of the characters, he'd make faces in the mirror, and change his voice for each character.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    While it is easy to ignore in our contact with them the effect of our acts upon their disposition, it is not so easy as in dealing with adults.

    出自-2009年考研翻译原文

    The IASB says it does not want to act without overall planning, but the pressure to fold when it completes it reconstruction of rules later this year is strong.

    出自-2010年考研阅读原文

    In his book The Tipping Point,Malcolm Aladuell argues that social epidemics are driven in large part by the acting of a tiny minority of special individuals,often called influentials,who are unusually informed,persuasive,or well-connected.

    出自-2010年考研阅读原文

    Because most of us believe that mind is separate from matter, we think that thoughts can be hidden and made powerless; this allows us to think one way and act another.

    出自-2011年考研翻译原文

    For earned media , such marketers act as the initiator for users’ responses.

    出自-2011年考研阅读原文

    Within the complex social structure of the scientific community, researchers make discoveries; editors and reviewers act as gatekeepers by controlling the publication process; other scientists use the new finding to suit their own purposes; and finally, the public ( ' , including other scientists) receives the new discovery and possibly accompanying technology.

    出自-2012年考研阅读原文

    The only major objection came from Justice Antonin Scalia,who offered an even more robust defense of state privileges going back to the alien and Sedition Acts.

    出自-2013年考研阅读原文

    such dimensions of read suggest-as others introduced later in the book will also do-that we bring an implicit ( ' , often unacknowledged) agenda to any act of reading.

    出自-2015年考研阅读原文

    Ideally, different kinds of reading inform each other, and act as useful reference points for and counterbalances to one another.

    出自-2015年考研阅读原文

    A recent study attempts to separate them by looking at bribery prosecutions under America’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act( ' , FCPA).

    出自-2016年考研阅读原文

    The high court’s decision said the judge in Mr.McDonnell’s trial failed to tell a jury that it must look only at his “official acts,” or the former governor’s decisions on “specific” and “unsettled” issues related to his duties.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

    The basic compact underlying representative government, wrote Chief Justice John Roberts for the court,” assumes that public officials will hear from their constituents and act on their concerns.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

    Simply arranging a meeting, making a phone call, or hosting an event is not an official act.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
    • 2. something that people do or cause to happen
    • 3. a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
    • 4. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;

      "he did his act three times every evening"

      "she had a catchy little routine"

      "it was one of the best numbers he ever did"

    • 5. a manifestation of insincerity;

      "he put on quite an act for her benefit"

    Verb

    • 1. perform an action, or work out or perform (an action);

      "think before you act"

      "We must move quickly"

      "The governor should act on the new energy bill"

      "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

    • 2. behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself;

      "You should act like an adult"

      "Don't behave like a fool"

      "What makes her do this way?"

      "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"

    • 3. play a role or part;

      "Gielgud played Hamlet"

      "She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role"

      "She played the servant to her husband's master"

    • 4. discharge one's duties;

      "She acts as the chair"

      "In what capacity are you acting?"

    • 5. pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind;

      "He acted the idiot"

      "She plays deaf when the news are bad"

    • 6. be suitable for theatrical performance;

      "This scene acts well"

    • 7. have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected;

      "The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought"

      "How does your idea work in practice?"

      "This method doesn't work"

      "The breaks of my new car act quickly"

      "The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water"

    • 8. be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
    • 9. behave unnaturally or affectedly;

      "She's just acting"

    • 10. perform on a stage or theater;

      "She acts in this play"

      "He acted in `Julius Caesar'"

      "I played in `A Christmas Carol'"

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  • 词根词缀

    词根: act

    =to do/to drive,表示"行动,活动,做"

    • adj.

      acting 代理的

      act行动,活动,做+ing……的→adj.代理的

      active 积极的, 能起作用的, 现行的

      act行动,活动,做+ive……的→积极的

      actual 实际的, 真实的, 现行的, 目前的

      act做+ual=al……的→做了的→实际的, 真实的

      exacting 苛求的

      exact[v.强求;精确的]+ing……的→adj.苛求的

      reactive 反应的, 起反作用的, 反动的, 电抗性的

      react反应;反抗+ive……的→反应的,反动的

    • n.

      act [戏]幕

      act行动,活动,做→v.行动,行为,扮演 n.[戏]幕

      action 动作, 作用, 战斗, 行动, 举动, 行为

      act活动+ion动作或状态→动作,活动

      activity 活动

      act行动,活动,做+ivity特性→活动

      inactivity 不活跃

      in不+activity活跃→n.不活跃

      reaction 反应, 反作用, 反动[力]

      react反应;反抗+ion动作或状态→n.反应, 反作用, 反动[力]

      reactor 反应堆

      react反应+or物器→n.反应堆

    • v.

      act 行动,行为,扮演

      act行动,活动,做→v.行动,行为,扮演 n.[戏]幕

      activate 使……活动,起动

      act行动,活动,做+ivate使→使……活动

      actualize 实现

      actual实际的+ize化→实际化→实现

      counteract 抵抗;抵消

      counter反+act行动,活动,做→反着动→力量对抗→抵消

      enact 实施,颁布

      en使+act行动,活动,做→使[法律]动→实施法律

      exact 强求;精确的

      ex出+act行动,活动,做→[要求]做出来→强求

      interact 相互作用

      inter相互+act行动,活动,做→相互动→相互作用

      react 反应;反抗

      re反+act行动,活动,做→反动;反应

      transact 做交易;办理

      trans横+act行动,活动,做→横向动→互相贸易或交易

  • 词组搭配

    act out

    To perform in or as if in a play; dramatize

    在行动中实现,付诸行动

    act out a story.

    连说带比划地讲将故事

    wanted to act out his theory.

    想在行动中实践他的理论

    To express (unconscious impulses, for example) in an overt manner without awareness or understanding.

    冲动行事:不知不觉中公开地表示(例如,无意识的冲动)

    act up

    To misbehave.

    行为不良

    To malfunction.

    发生故障

    &I{Informal} To become active or troublesome after a period of quiescence

    【非正式用语】 疾病发作:一段时间的平静之后变得活跃或令人讨厌

    My left knee acts up in damp weather. Her arthritis is acting up again.

    我的左膝一到阴湿天气就犯病。她的关节炎又犯了

    act of God

    an instance of uncontrollable natural forces in operation (often used in insurance claims)

    [常用于保险索赔]不可抗力

    act of grace

    a privilege or concession that cannot be claimed as a right

    恩典,大赦令

    catch someone in the act

    (一般作 be caught in the act)surprise someone in the process of doing something wrong

    当场抓住(或发现)某人做坏事

    the thieves were caught in the act.

    窃贼们被当场抓住。

    clean up one's act

    behave in a more acceptable manner

    改进举止

    get one's act together

    (informal)galvanize oneself into organizing one's life or affairs effectively

    (非正式)(使自己的生活处事)有头绪;有条有理地行事

    get (或 be) in on the act

    (informal)become or be involved in a particular activity, in order to gain profit or advantage

    (非正式)(为获得利益或有利条件而)加入(或参与)(活动),插一手

    a hard (或 tough) act to follow

    an achievement or performance which sets a standard regarded as being hard for others to measure up to

    难以取得的成就(或成绩)

    in the act of

    in the process of

    在…过程中

    they photographed him in the act of reading other people's mail.

    他们拍下了他私看他人信件的行为过程。

    be in on the act

    To be included in an activity.

    参与:参加行动

    clean up (one's) act&I{【俚语】}

    To improve one's behavior or performance.

    改进举止:改进某人的举止或表现

    get into the act

    To insert oneself into an ongoing activity, project, or situation.

    加入,参与:中途加入到进行中的活动、项目或形势

    get (one's) act together&I{【俚语】}

    To get organized.

    组织起来,有头绪

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  • 同义词辨析

    act, action, deed, operation, performance

    这些名词均含"行为,行动"之意。

    • act:一般指具体的、短暂的或个别的行为,强调行为的完成及其效果。
    • action:普通用词,着重行动的过程。
    • deed:较庄重用词,除泛指各种行为外,还可用于指某种高尚或伟大的行为,故常译作"功绩,业绩"。
    • operation:多指一连串行动或行为的完成方式。
    • performance:主要指行动的方式方法。
    law, constitution, regulation, code, rule, act

    这些名词均有"法同,法规"之意。

    • law: 普通用词,泛指由最高当局所制订、立法机构所通过的任何成文或不成文的法规或条例。
    • constitution: 指治理国家或国家在处理内外政务时所遵循的基本法律和原则;也指规章规则的汇集。
    • regulation: 普通用词,指用于管理、指导或控制某系统或组织的规则、规定或原则等。
    • code: 指某一阶层或社会所遵守的一整套法典、法规或法则;也可指与某一特殊活动或主题有关的规则。
    • rule: 通常指机关、团体的规章、条例或比赛规则;也指对人行为、方法等所作的规定,还可指习俗所承认的规定。
    • act: 指经立法机构通过并由行政管理签署的法案。
  • 同义词

    n.法案,法令

    law

    vi.假装

    pretend

    vi.行动;表演

    behaveperformdo

    其他释义

    doingthingperformancedopretendaccomplishmentinstallmentgoprocessperformmovementaffectationstatutebehavefeignachievementlawplaysketchoperatescenedeedfunctionpretense

  • 行业词典

    • 体育

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  • 常用俚语

    • dumb act
      [戏剧用语]无对白的杂耍歌舞节目(通常为一场演出的开场戏)
    • dog and pony act
      (为了宣传或推销等目的而精心安排的)盛举、盛大表演或讲演等事

      Bring them in here and do a dog and pony act.

      把他们领进来开开眼界见见大世面。

      Wally was there with his dog and pony show about water safety.

      韦利曾在那里作过关于水上保险的演讲。

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