Is acting a Scrabble word?

Yes, acting is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Acting is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word acting

The meaning of acting


12 definitions of the word acting.


  1. Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
  2. Behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
  3. Play a role or part
  4. Discharge one's duties
  5. Pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind
  6. Be suitable for theatrical performance
  7. Have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected
  8. Be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
  9. Behave unnaturally or affectedly
  10. Perform on a stage or theater


  1. Serving temporarily especially as a substitute


  1. The performance of a part or role in a drama

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