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  • noun Plural form of acting.

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Examples

  • But if you extend it unto such kind of actings as our nature is not capable of, at least in this world, it is the open fruit of a deceived fancy, and makes all that is tendered from the same hand to be justly suspected.

    Pneumatologia

  • And when no special "actings" were on hand, and my beautiful shell might have been supposed to be nothing but a shell, the pleasures of my fertile imagination were by no means at an end.

    A Christmas Posy

  • Giving any power to "actings" is at best ludicrous.

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  • Too many "actings" and not enough real experienced leadership, no organization can be run like this and certainly not an educational one.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • Too many "actings" and not enough real experienced leadership, no organization can be run like this and certainly not an educational one.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • Giving any power to "actings" is at best ludicrous.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • With actings and deputies reluctant to move on anything controversial, the leaves the services playing serious catch-up should Obama decide to substantially remake the 2011 budget.

    It’s Too Late, Baby, Now It’s Too Late | ATTACKERMAN

  • You said exactly why I no longer connect with 'Hollywood' movies; the actings all gone.

    Johann Hari: Botox is Destroying Hollywood Acting

  • If we will observe the actings of our own minds, we shall find that we reason best and clearest, when we only observe the connexion of the proof, without reducing our thoughts to any rule of syllogism.

    An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

  • And such are perception, thinking, doubting, believing, reasoning, knowing, willing, and all the different actings of our own minds; — which we being conscious of, and observing in ourselves, do from these receive into our understandings as distinct ideas as we do from bodies affecting our senses.

    An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

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