Synonyms for Action:
n.blow, demonstration, bout, thrust, move, course, dealings, thing, handiwork, stunt, step. content, backstory, trial, ad lib, the credits, denouement, aside, comic relief, contrivance, claim. combat, pursuit, discharge, fighting, battle. appeal, court-martial, class action, study at, dissent, committal, court, unfolding, development, progress, plot. direct action, go out on strike, grievance procedure, general strike, go-slow, come out, cooling-off period, collective bargaining, industrial action. sign, gesture, mime, flourish, signal, gesticulate, body language. deportment, way, transfer, mover, disturbance, comportment, flight, be, transit. behave, the carbon cycle, law, instance, bond, aerate, calcify, adsorb, balanced equation. incursion, mission, pitched battle, war, assault, campaign, skirmish, struggle. •act (noun)
conduct, performance, activity, natural action, practice, military action, activeness, action at law, motion, action mechanism, movement, deed, endeavor, behavior, natural process, exercise, legal action, operation, effort, labor, enterprise.
business, energy, vigor, stirring, agility, animation, kinetics, liveliness.
•a legal process (noun)
claim, lawsuit, suit, prosecution, case, cause, litigation, proceeding.
•an aggressive military deed (noun)
combat, conflict, engagement, skirmish, battle, fighting.
engagement, havoc, combat.
effectuation, cause, motivator, force, elicitation, grounds, compulsion, drive, factor, mainspring, stimulus, generation, inspiration, provocation, compunction, determinant, motive, source, enforcement, basis, root, execution, evocation, origination.
gambit, contract, venture, exploit, essay, purpose, assay, project, production, engagement, approach, undertaking, attempt, job, adventure, proceeding, aim, maneuver, commitment.
•individual deed (noun)
performance, blow, maneuver, dealings, manipulation, execution, move, exploit, step, exercise, effort, commission, thrust, handiwork, undertaking.
charge, subpoena, arraignment, writ, suit, indictment, allegation, accusation, lawsuit, affidavit, litigation, citation, count, case, summons, hearing, implication, prosecution, complaint, impeachment, grievance.
•legal proceeding (noun)
procession, motility, passage, locomotion, transition, mobility, flux.
•something done (noun)
dash, stunt, response, vivacity, functioning, commotion, liveliness, activity, haste, force, stir, turmoil, bustle, enterprise, business, life, animation, rush, agility, industry, operation, vigor, occupation, movement, motion, energy, flurry, alacrity.
start a lawsuit, take to court.