Definitions of Acted

  1. of Act

Usage examples for Acted

  1. I was so miserable, however, that, rather than try nothing, I acted upon the instructions of the letter. – In a Glass Darkly, v. 3/3 by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  2. " Her horse acted about played out when she hit the ranch. – Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower
  3. Long after were they remembered and acted upon, and they saved her from hours of pain. – The Home Mission by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  4. And now Billy Kane acted quickly. – Doors of the Night by Frank L. Packard
  5. " Perhaps a few might at first have acted as you dreamed they did," she replied. – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  6. For once in his life, he acted like a fool, and he wrote the girl a pile of letters. – VC -- A Chronicle of Castle Barfield and of the Crimea by David Christie Murray
  7. A week later Vaughan acted upon his advice. – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  8. After he had become a Christian, he acted as a missionary to his own family and brought his parents and brothers and sisters to the Saviour. – Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
  9. I will go away; but not till I have told you why I have acted as I have. – A Kentucky Cardinal by James Lane Allen
  10. Meanwhile a large crowd had gathered round, and Phillips, who seems to have acted with coolness and judgment throughout the affair, drew up his men in line on some rocks near the water, about thirty yards away. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  11. Have you ever acted in any other? – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  12. That's why he's acted so strangely since- since he asked me to marry him. – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. Ferrell acted for a moment as though he were going to faint. – One-Way Ticket to Nowhere by Leroy Yerxa
  14. This was the faith which Christ expressed, in which and out of which he lived and acted; it was this faith which made him Christ the King, King of human minds and hearts. – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  15. I know you have acted for the best. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  16. Each acted as though he were shut off in a world of his own. – With the French in France and Salonika by Richard Harding Davis
  17. I acted like a fool. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  18. Tragedy indeed continued, as we shall see, to be written and even to be acted. – Latin Literature by J. W. Mackail
  19. He acted upon the idea at once. – Through Apache Lands by R. H. Jayne
  20. At Einsiedeln, Geroldseck acted in the same way. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger