act up

v. (D; intr.) ('to function badly') to act up on (my leg has been acting up on me)

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(D; intr.) ('to function badly') to act up on (my leg has been act uping up on me)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • Act-Up — Paris Date de création 1989 Réunion hebdomadaire tous les jeudis à 19 h à l École des Beaux Arts 14, rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris Nombre d adhérents 150 revendiqués Site internet …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Act-up — Paris Date de création 1989 Réunion hebdomadaire tous les jeudis à 19 h à l École des Beaux Arts 14, rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris Nombre d adhérents 150 revendiqués Site internet …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Act Up — Paris Date de création 1989 Réunion hebdomadaire tous les jeudis à 19 h à l École des Beaux Arts 14, rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris Nombre d adhérents 150 revendiqués Site internet …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Act Up — Logo Die Bewegung Act Up (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power „AIDS Koalition um Kraft zu entfesseln“) entstand 1987 in New York (USA) um durch neue öffentlichkeitswirksame Aktionen mehr Dynamik und Politisierung in die Thematisierung von Aids zu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • act up — {v.}, {informal} 1. To behave badly; act rudely or impolitely. * /The dog acted up as the postman came to the door./ 2. To work or run poorly (as a after all machine); skip; miss. * /Thе car acted up because the spark plugs were dirty./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • act up — {v.}, {informal} 1. To behave badly; act rudely or impolitely. * /The dog acted up as the postman came to the door./ 2. To work or run poorly (as a after all machine); skip; miss. * /Thе car acted up because the spark plugs were dirty./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ACT UP — Pintada de Act Up! en fragmento del Muro de Berlín, exhibido en el Newseum de Washington. ACT UP (en español: Pórtate mal) es el acrónimo de la AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (Coalición del sida para desatar el poder), un grupo de acción directa …   Wikipedia Español

  • ACT UP — Die Bewegung Act Up entstand 1987 in New York (USA). Aktivisten der Aids Bewegung, die bislang vor Ort als Gay Men s Health Crisis organisiert war, und hauptsächlich in den Bereichen Prävention und Pflege engagiert war, wurden zunehmend… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • act up — intransitive verb Date: 1903 1. to act in a way different from that which is normal or expected: as a. to behave in an unruly, recalcitrant, or capricious manner < the children were acting up > b. show off c. to function improperly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • act up — verb To misbehave; to cause trouble. My allergies act up during hay fever season …   Wiktionary

  • ACT UP — abbreviation AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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