Example Sentences

The acting out of the students caused the teacher to enforce a detention.

Definitions

noun

a usually irritating impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult

noun

(psychiatry) the display of previously inhibited emotions (often in actions rather than words)

Other words

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