What does ACT ON mean?

Definitions for ACT ON

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pursue, follow up on, act on(verb)

    carry further or advance

    "Can you act on this matter soon?"

  2. act on(verb)

    regulate one's behavior in accordance with certain information, ideas, or advice

    "The Founding Fathers acted on certain moral principles"


  1. act on(Verb)

    To act decisively on the basis of information received or deduced.

  2. act on(Verb)

    To take action against something.

  3. act on(Verb)

    To affect something.

Anagrams for ACT ON »

  1. canto

  2. octan


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ACT ON in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ACT ON in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. H.W. Mann:

    Act on awareness, not on thought

  2. H.W. Mann:

    We can act on our dreams or keep dreaming

  3. Walter Savage Landor:

    We talk on principle, but we act on interest.

  4. The Omani Shed:

    To accomplish our dreams, we must act on achieving gaols

  5. H.W. Mann:

    Only think, speak, and act on that which you want to be true

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