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acteur
  actif
  action1
  action2
  activité
  actoriel
  actualisateur1
  actualisateur2
  actualisation
  actualiser
  actuel1
  addition
  adduction
  adéquat
  adéquation

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English

actor2

Borrowed from French.

Fr    acteur, participant

nS

Synonym(s): participant1

Related term(s): agent, character, deep subject

Domain: Functional Grammar, Narrative Semiotics/Literary Semiotics (Wales)

Source(s): Colapietro 1993: 8; Finch 2000: 82, 120; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 200; Grosse 1977: 161; Halliday 1994: 32; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 224; Martin & Ringham 2006: 20-21 (also "actorialization"); Nöth 1990: 363; Palmatier 1972: 171


English word list

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  action
  action verb
  actional
  active
  activity
  activity verb
  actor1
actor2
  actual2
  actualization
  actualize
  actualized hero
  actualizer
  actualizing
  acute

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