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What is another word for acting up?

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Verb
Present participle for to act or behave in an inappropriate, improper, incorrect, or unexpected manner
“The child then begins to act up in class or withdraw to cope.”
Verb
Present participle for to behave mischievously, playfully or boisterously
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“Lloyd says that a dip in the quality of teaching meant that some usually well-behaved primary school pupils began to act up.”
Verb
Present participle for to malfunction, or to fail to function altogether
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“My laptop starts to act up and everything freezes for a few seconds.”
Verb
Present participle for to show off, especially with stunts or tricks
Adjective
Not working
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Adjective
Deliberately exaggerated and theatrical in style
Noun
Behavior that is inappropriate, improper, incorrect, or unexpected
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