Synonyms for play-acting
- be on
- bring down the house
- do a turn
- go on
- go over
- ham it up
- lay an egg
- make debut
- play act
- play gig
- play part
- play role
- put it over
- say one's piece
- take part
- tread the boards
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PLAY-ACTING
It was as the signal to uplift the curtain and let my play-acting commence.
Besides, we have not time for play-acting about that 'Purple Slipper.'
He guessed it for a ruse and a bit of play-acting, and sprang in.
At the time I looked on as at play-acting, rejoicing in the happy ending.
But whose interest could it have been to indulge in play-acting at my expense?
There must be a settlement with Beale, that play-acting drunkard, who had so deceived him at first.
He laughed at this bit of play-acting, but it was rather a melancholy laugh.
There is no gambling at the Cape, no play-acting or novel reading.
She rose from her seat and forgot all about her “play-acting.”
Let us forget the little piece of play-acting of a few minutes ago.