Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) That which is done or doing; the exercise of power, or the effect, of which power exerted is the cause; a performance; a deed.
2. (n.) The result of public deliberation; the decision or determination of a legislative body, council, court of justice, etc.; a decree, edit, law, judgment, resolve, award; as, an act of Parliament, or of Congress.
3. (n.) A formal solemn writing, expressing that something has been done.
4. (n.) A performance of part of a play; one of the principal divisions of a play or dramatic work in which a certain definite part of the action is completed.
5. (n.) A thesis maintained in public, in some English universities, by a candidate for a degree, or to show the proficiency of a student.
6. (n.) A state of reality or real existence as opposed to a possibility or possible existence.
7. (n.) Process of doing; action. In act, in the very doing; on the point of (doing).
8. (v. t.) To move to action; to actuate; to animate.
9. (v. t.) To perform; to execute; to do.
10. (v. t.) To perform, as an actor; to represent dramatically on the stage.
11. (v. t.) To assume the office or character of; to play; to personate; as, to act the hero.
12. (v. t.) To feign or counterfeit; to simulate.
13. (v. i.) To exert power; to produce an effect; as, the stomach acts upon food.
14. (v. i.) To perform actions; to fulfill functions; to put forth energy; to move, as opposed to remaining at rest; to carry into effect a determination of the will.
15. (v. i.) To behave or conduct, as in morals, private duties, or public offices; to bear or deport one's self; as, we know not why he has acted so.
Greek807. aschemoneo -- to act unbecomingly
... to act unbecomingly. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: aschemoneo Phonetic Spelling:
(as-kay-mon-eh'-o) Short Definition: I act improperly, unseemly ...
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3394. miasmos -- the act of defiling
445. anthupateuo -- act as deputy or proconsul.
1888. epautophoro -- in the very act.
4467. rhadiourgema -- a reckless act, a crime
91. adikeo -- to do wrong, act wickedly
3619. oikodome -- (the act of) building, a building
1018. brabeuo -- to act as umpire
849a. autophoros -- the very act
1731. endeiknumi -- to indicate (by word or act), to prove
Strong's Hebrew4603. maal -- to act unfaithfully or treacherously
... maal. 4604 . to act unfaithfully or treacherously. Transliteration: maal Phonetic
Spelling: (maw-al') Short Definition: committed. Word Origin a prim. ...
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1891. habal -- to act emptily, become vain
4604. maal -- an unfaithful or treacherous act
7853. satan -- to be or act as adversary
7561. rasha -- to be wicked, act wickedly
7902. shekabah -- (act of) lying, a layer
4302. matta -- place or act of planting, a plantation
2102. zud -- to boil up, seethe, act proudly or presumptuously or ...
898. bagad -- to act or deal treacherously
7292. rahab -- to act stormily, boisterously or arrogantly
Whether Choice is an Act of Will or of Reason?
Whether the Act of the Will is Commanded?
Whether Use is an Act of the Will?
Whether Satisfaction is a virtue or an Act of virtue?
Whether Command is an Act of the Reason or of the Will?
Whether the Act of Sin is from God?
Of Consent, which is an Act of the Will in Regard to the Means ...
Whether the Marriage Act is Meritorious?
Whether the Marriage Act is Excused by the Aforesaid Goods?
Of Use, which is an Act of the Will in Regard to the Means (Four ...
ThesaurusAct (204 Occurrences)
... the decision or determination of a legislative body, council, court of justice,
etc.; a decree, edit, law, judgment, resolve, award; as, an act of Parliament ...
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Settlement (4 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceAct (204 Occurrences)
Matthew 7:26 And every one who hears these my teachings and does not act upon them will be found to resemble a fool who builds his house upon sand.
Matthew 18:21 At this point Peter came to Him with the question, "Master, how often shall my brother act wrongly towards me and I forgive him? seven times?"
Matthew 26:10 But Jesus heard it, and said to them, "Why are you vexing her? For she has done a most gracious act towards me.
Mark 14:6 But Jesus said, "Leave her alone: why are you troubling her? She has done a most gracious act towards me.
Luke 6:23 rejoice in that day and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in the heaven, for after this manner did their fathers act toward the prophets.
Luke 6:33 And if you are kind to those who are kind to you, what credit is it to you? Even bad men act thus.
Luke 10:37 "The one who showed him pity," he replied. "Go," said Jesus, "and act in the same way."
Luke 12:47 That servant, who knew his lord's will, and didn't prepare, nor do what he wanted, will be beaten with many stripes,
Luke 20:20 So, after impatiently watching their opportunity, they sent spies who were to act the part of good and honest men, that they might fasten on some expression of His, so as to hand Him over to the ruling power and the Governor's authority.
John 2:4 "Leave the matter in my hands," He replied; "the time for me to act has not yet come."
John 5:27 And He has conferred on Him authority to act as Judge, because He is the Son of Man.
John 8:3 Now the scribes and Pharisees came, with a woman who had been taken in the act of sinning against the married relation;
John 8:4 they told him, "Teacher, we found this woman in adultery, in the very act.
John 13:17 If you know all this, blessed are you if you act accordingly.
John 14:31 but it is in order that the world may know that I love the Father, and that it is in obedience to the command which the Father gave me that I thus act. Rise, let us be going."
Acts 4:9 if we are examined today concerning a good deed done to a crippled man, by what means this man has been healed,
Acts 4:22 For the man on whom this act of power was done was more than forty years old.
Acts 17:7 whom Jason has received. These all act contrary to the decrees of Caesar, saying that there is another king, Jesus!"
Acts 18:14 But, when Paul was about to begin his defence, Gallio said to the Jews, "If it had been some wrongful act or piece of cunning knavery I might reasonably have listened to you Jews.
Acts 19:36 These facts, then, being unquestioned, it becomes you to maintain your self-control and not act recklessly.
Acts 20:28 "Take heed to yourselves and to all the flock among which the Holy Spirit has placed you to take the oversight for Him and act as shepherds to the Church of God, which He has bought with His own blood.
Romans 4:16 All depends on faith, and for this reason--that acceptance with God might be an act of pure grace,
Romans 5:15 But shall not the act of favour be as the offence? For if by the offence of one the many have died, much rather has the grace of God, and the free gift in grace, which is by the one man Jesus Christ, abounded unto the many.
Romans 5:16 And shall not as by one that has sinned be the gift? For the judgment was of one to condemnation, but the act of favour, of many offences unto justification.
Romans 5:18 So then as through one trespass, all men were condemned; even so through one act of righteousness, all men were justified to life.
Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the act of favour of God, eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Romans 12:1 I plead with you therefore, brethren, by the compassionsof God, to present all your faculties to Him as a living and holy sacrifice acceptable to Him. This with you will be an act of reasonable worship.
Romans 15:18 And I will keep myself from talking of anything but those things which Christ has done by me to put the Gentiles under his rule in word and in act,
1 Corinthians 7:37 But if a father stands firm in his resolve, being free from all external constraint and having a legal right to act as he pleases, and in his own mind has come to the decision to keep his daughter unmarried, he will do well.
1 Corinthians 11:24 And when it had been broken with an act of praise, he said, This is my body which is for you: do this in memory of me.
1 Corinthians 13:5 doth not act unseemly, doth not seek its own things, is not provoked, doth not impute evil,
1 Corinthians 16:13 Watch! Stand firm in the faith! Be courageous! Be strong!
2 Corinthians 8:6 This led us to urge Titus that, as he had previously been the one who commenced the work, so he should now go and complete among you this act of beneficence also.
2 Corinthians 10:6 while we hold ourselves in readiness to punish every act of disobedience, as soon as ever you as a Church have fully shown your obedience.
2 Corinthians 10:11 Let such people take this into their reckoning, that whatever we are in word by our letters when absent, the same are we also in act when present.
2 Corinthians 12:18 I exhorted Titus, and I sent the brother with him. Did Titus take any advantage of you? Didn't we walk in the same spirit? Didn't we walk in the same steps?
2 Corinthians 13:10 For this reason I write thus while absent, that when present I may not have to act severely in the exercise of the authority which the Lord has given me for building up, and not for pulling down.
Galatians 4:7 Therefore you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir also through God's own act.
Ephesians 2:10 For we are God's own handiwork, created in Christ Jesus for good works which He has pre-destined us to practise.
Ephesians 4:1 I, then, the prisoner for the Master's sake, entreat you to live and act as becomes those who have received the call that you have received--
Ephesians 5:2 And live and act lovingly, as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up to death on our behalf as an offering and sacrifice to God, yielding a fragrant odor.
Ephesians 5:15 Therefore be very careful how you live and act. Let it not be as unwise men, but as wise.
Ephesians 6:9 And you masters, act towards your slaves on the same principles, and refrain from threats. For you know that in Heaven there is One who is your Master as well as theirs, and that merely earthly distinctions there are none with Him.
Philippians 2:13 For it is God who is the cause of your desires and of your acts, for his good pleasure.
Colossians 2:6 As therefore you have received the Christ, even Jesus our Lord, live and act in vital union with Him;
Colossians 2:16 Let no one therefore judge you in eating, or in drinking, or with respect to a feast day or a new moon or a Sabbath day,
Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do, in word or in act, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving praise to God the Father through him.
Colossians 4:5 Walk in wisdom toward those who are outside, redeeming the time.
2 Thessalonians 1:6 For it is an act of righteousness on God's part to give trouble as their reward to those who are troubling you,
2 Thessalonians 1:11 To this end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire of goodness and work of faith, with power;
2 Thessalonians 3:7 for yourselves have known how it behoveth 'you' to imitate us, because we did not act disorderly among you;
Hebrews 2:2 For if the message delivered through angels proved to be true, and every transgression and act of disobedience met with just retribution,
Hebrews 5:1 For every High Priest is chosen from among men, and is appointed to act on behalf of men in matters relating to God, in order to offer both gifts and sin-offerings,
Hebrews 11:7 Through faith Noah, being divinely taught about things as yet unseen, reverently gave heed and built an ark for the safety of his family, and by this act he condemned the world, and became an heir of the righteousness which depends on faith.
Hebrews 13:18 Pray for us, for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.
James 2:12 Speak and act as those should who are expecting to be judged by the Law of freedom.
1 Peter 2:16 as free, and not using your freedom for a cloak of wickedness, but as bondservants of God.
2 Peter 1:21 For no prophecy ever came by the will of man: but holy men of God spoke, being moved by the Holy Spirit.
1 John 3:10 By this we can distinguish God's children and the Devil's children: no one who fails to act righteously is a child of God, nor he who does not love his brother man.
1 John 3:18 My little children, do not let our love be in word and in tongue, but let it be in act and in good faith.
Revelation 2:5 Be mindful, therefore, of the height from which you have fallen. Repent at once, and act as you did at first, or else I will surely come and remove your lampstand out of its place--unless you repent.
Revelation 13:5 And there was given him a mouth full of boastful and blasphemous words; and liberty of action was granted him for forty-two months.
Revelation 17:17 for God has given to their hearts to do his mind, and to act with one mind, and to give their kingdom to the beast until the words of God shall be fulfilled.
Revelation 22:11 He who acts unjustly, let him act unjustly still. He who is filthy, let him be filthy still. He who is righteous, let him do righteousness still. He who is holy, let him be holy still."
Genesis 19:7 He said, "Please, my brothers, don't act so wickedly.
Genesis 38:28 And while she was in the act of giving birth, one of them put out his hand; and the woman who was with her put a red thread round his hand, saying, This one came out first.
Exodus 1:10 give help! let us act wisely concerning it, lest it multiply, and it hath come to pass, when war happeneth, that it hath been joined, even it, unto those hating us, and hath fought against us, and hath gone out up of the land.'
Exodus 8:29 Moses said, "Behold, I go out from you, and I will pray to Yahweh that the swarms of flies may depart from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people, tomorrow; only don't let Pharaoh deal deceitfully any more in not letting the people go to sacrifice to Yahweh."
Exodus 12:25 And when you come into the land which the Lord will make yours, as he gave his word, you are to keep this act of worship.
Exodus 12:26 And when your children say to you, What is the reason of this act of worship?
Exodus 13:5 And it will be that, when the Lord takes you into the land of the Canaanite and the Hittite and the Amorite and the Hivite and the Jebusite, the land which he made an oath to your fathers that he would give you, a land flowing with milk and honey, you will do this act of worship in this month.
Exodus 21:14 But if a man act wantonly toward his neighbour, and slay him with guile, thou shalt take him from mine altar, that he may die.
Exodus 21:16 Any man who gets another into his power in order to get a price for him is to be put to death, if you take him in the act.
Exodus 22:2 If a thief is taken in the act of forcing his way into a house, and his death is caused by a blow, the owner of the house is not responsible for his blood.
Exodus 22:25 "If you lend money to any of my people with you who is poor, you shall not be to him as a creditor; neither shall you charge him interest.
Exodus 35:19 The robes of needlework for the work of the holy place, the holy robes for Aaron the priest, and the robes for his sons when acting as priests.
Exodus 39:41 The robes for use in the holy place, and the holy robes for Aaron and his sons when acting as priests.
Leviticus 5:15 If any one act unfaithfully and sin through inadvertence in the holy things of Jehovah, then he shall bring his trespass-offering to Jehovah, a ram without blemish out of the small cattle, according to thy valuation by shekels of silver, according to the shekel of the sanctuary, for a trespass-offering.
Leviticus 6:2 If anyone does wrong, and is untrue to the Lord, acting falsely to his neighbour in connection with something put in his care, or something given for a debt, or has taken away anything by force, or has been cruel to his neighbour,
Leviticus 7:35 This 'is' the anointing of Aaron, and the anointing of his sons out of the fire-offerings of Jehovah, in the day he hath brought them near to act as priest to Jehovah,
Leviticus 16:32 And the priest whom he doth anoint, and whose hand he doth consecrate to act as priest instead of his father, hath made atonement, and hath put on the linen garments, the holy garments;
Leviticus 18:17 You may not take as wife a woman and her daughter, or her son's daughter or her daughter's daughter, for they are of one family: it is an act of shame.
Leviticus 18:23 And you may not have sex relations with a beast, making yourself unclean with it; and a woman may not give herself to a beast: it is an unnatural act.
Leviticus 20:13 "'If a man lies with a male, as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death; their blood shall be upon them.
Leviticus 20:14 And if a man takes as wife a woman and her mother, it is an act of shame; let them be burned with fire, all three of them, so that there may be no shame among you.
Leviticus 20:17 And if a man takes his sister, daughter of his father or his mother, and has sex relations with her and she with him, it is an act of shame: they are to be cut off before the children of their people; he has had sex relations with his sister, and his sin will be on him.
Leviticus 20:21 And if a man takes his brother's wife, it is an unclean act; he has put shame on his brother; they will have no children.
Leviticus 26:21 "'If you walk contrary to me, and won't listen to me, then I will bring seven times more plagues on you according to your sins.
Leviticus 26:23 "'If by these things you won't be reformed to me, but will walk contrary to me;
Leviticus 26:24 then I will also walk contrary to you; and I will strike you, even I, seven times for your sins.
Leviticus 26:27 "'If you in spite of this won't listen to me, but walk contrary to me;
Leviticus 26:28 then I will walk contrary to you in wrath; and I also will chastise you seven times for your sins.
Numbers 5:12 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, If any man's wife go aside, and commit a trespass against him,
Numbers 5:13 and a man lies with her carnally, and it is hidden from the eyes of her husband, and is kept close, and she is defiled, and there is no witness against her, and she isn't taken in the act;
Numbers 23:19 God is not a man, that he should lie, nor the son of man, that he should repent. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not make it good?
Numbers 31:16 Behold, these caused the children of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to commit trespass against Yahweh in the matter of Peor, and so the plague was among the congregation of Yahweh.
Deuteronomy 1:43 And I spoke unto you, but ye would not hear, and ye rebelled against the word of Jehovah, and acted presumptuously, and went up the hill.
Deuteronomy 4:16 Lest you corrupt yourselves, and make yourself an engraved image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,
Deuteronomy 4:25 When you shall father children, and children's children, and you shall have been long in the land, and shall corrupt yourselves, and make an engraved image in the form of anything, and shall do that which is evil in the sight of Yahweh your God, to provoke him to anger;
Deuteronomy 10:6 And the sons of Israel have journeyed from Beeroth of the sons of Jaakan to Mosera, there Aaron died, and he is buried there, and Eleazar his son doth act as priest in his stead;
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