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You frenetically play-act while you feel your soul is dying.

Rich people need to play-act their financial largesse, so we can hate them for it.

You're such a sinful old 'ypocrite, that you play-act before yourself, I do believe.

It had been helpful and even laudable to play-act the chief scenes when the story was beginning, but now they had no time.

I thought he could play-act the thing in his mind too well ever to be the thing itself.

I am merely vexed that you should play-act to me, and to Bezobiedoff, and to yourself.

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On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to play-act, such as: be on, bring down the house, burlesque, characterize, do, and do a turn.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.