English to Afrikaans Meaning :: action

Action :
- aksieaksieaksies

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Noun(1) something done (usually as opposed to something said(2) the state of being active(3) a military engagement(4) a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings(5) the series of events that form a plot(6) the trait of being active and energetic and forceful(7) the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism(8) 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(9) an act by a government body or supranational organization(10) the most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field
Verb(1) institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against(2) put in effect

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(1) If a writ in a Queen's Bench action is not issued within the statutory time limit the action cannot proceed.(2) Neil at GfB makes no mention of any betting action on the Czech-Greece game.(3) It will be in place on match-days so that fans can catch up on the latest Sunday sporting action before and after the Knights home matches.(4) It was a complete jump away from slow-moving stories to one containing action and excitement.(5) When we demand the government take action in a field we no nothing about we are courting disaster.(6) After his accident in the spring of 1988, Kenneth sued for damages in a civil action .(7) So probably not much exciting, government-toppling action for me sadly.(8) There isn't actually a lot of dramatic action happening - much of the story revolves around the psychology.(9) The first sporting action will be at Hampden Park where the football tournament will kick off.(10) lights, camera, action(11) Most National Guard and Reservists sign up thinking they'll never see action , let alone deployment overseas.(12) Military action is but a single prong of a much larger and broader effort to halt the threat of terrorism.(13) a piano with an escapement action(14) Ralph the Heir was written in spring and summer 1869 - the same period that the novel's action is set.(15) The tetrodo-toxin produced has a selective blocking effect on nerve action potentials.(16) The darkness of winter slows the city's heartbeat, making our every action or movement an effort.
Related Words
(1) take action ::
neem aksie
(2) action movie ::
aksie fliek
(3) action plan ::
plan van aksie
(4) action film ::
aksie film
(5) course of action ::
plan van aksie
(6) legal action ::
(7) action figure ::
aksie figuur
(8) rising action ::
stygende aksie
(9) missing in action ::
vermis in aksie
(10) action item ::
1. deed ::
3. energy ::
4. effect ::
5. excitement ::
6. fighting ::
7. lawsuit ::
8. legal action ::
9. activity ::
10. natural process ::
natuurlike proses
11. process ::
12. fulfill ::
Different Forms
action, actionable, actions
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

with real transporter action.
Hot darn!

with real transporter ACTION. Hot darn!

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 24

...it\'s not the balls-to-the-wall action
of badminton or cricket, but hey...

...it's not the balls-to-the-wall ACTION of badminton or cricket, but hey...

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 1

that an action potential
is seen by the visual cortex.

that an ACTION potential is seen by the visual cortex.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19

...that the only reasonable action
is to sell the ring and divide the money?

...that the only reasonable ACTION is to sell the ring and divide the money?

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 17

...based on that action alone
and no other data...

...based on that ACTION alone and no other data...

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 11

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