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Action

Spanish
English

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

action
N

acción
NF
N
battle action


actuar
V
to take action
V

foolish action
N

foolish action
N



to be in action
V


stupid action
ADJ

acción programada
NF
scheduled action
N

ámbito de actuación
NM
sphere of action
N

bold action
N


stupid action
N

foolish action
N


foolish action
N

silly action
N


sphere of action
N

clearing for action
N

acción legislativa

estar siempre donde está la acción
V
to be always ready for action

triple acción
triple action

clearing
N




actionable
ADJ


cover for a person's actions
N

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English Definitions

action
N
something done (usually as opposed to something said)
action
N
the state of being active
action
N
a military engagement
action
N
a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
action
N
the series of events that form a plot
action
N
the trait of being active and energetic and forceful
action
N
the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism
action
N
a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong
action
N
an act by a government body or supranational organization
action
N
the most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field
action
V
institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against
action
V
put in effect
action at law
N
a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong
action mechanism
N
the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism
action officer
N
the case officer designated to perform an act during a clandestine operation (especially in a hostile area)
action painting
N
a New York school of painting characterized by freely created abstractions; the first important school of American painting to develop independently of European styles
action plant
N
prostrate or semi-erect subshrub of tropical America, and Australia; heavily armed with recurved thorns and having sensitive soft grey-green leaflets that fold and droop at night or when touched or cooled
action potential
N
the local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted
action replay
N
the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape
action spectrum
N
the efficiency with which electromagnetic radiation produces a photochemical reaction plotted as a function of the wavelength of the radiation
actionable
affording grounds for legal action
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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