Another word for action
Any state opposed to rest and quiet
activity, movement, operation, performance, business, occupation, work, functioning, performing, behavior, response, reaction, execution, commission, manipulation, industry, bustle, turmoil, conflict, stir, flurry, animation, vivacity, enterprise, energy, drive, liveliness, alacrity, alertness, readiness, quickness, keenness, vigor, life, dash, commotion, rush, motion, mobility, haste, speed, activism, go*, doings*, snap*.
An individual deed
act, deed, feat, exploit, performance, accomplishment, something done, maneuver, step, achievement, thing, blow, stroke, thrust, stratagem, effort, enterprise, endeavor, move, movement, doing, effect, transaction, exertion, operation, bout, handiwork, dealings, procedure, stunt, trick.
A process at law
The plot or events in a creative work
Another word for actionnoun
The process of doing:act. See action
Something done:act, deed, doing, thing, work. See do
The manner in which one behaves.Often used in plural: behavior, comportment, conduct, deportment, way. See be
A legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right:case, cause, instance, lawsuit, suit. See law
A hostile encounter between opposing military forces:battle, combat, engagement. See conflict