This page is about the phrasal verb act on
If you act on somebody's advice, you do as they suggest.
- act on sth I really should act on my doctor's advice and try to eat less and exercise more.
- act on sth He acted on the instructions of his lawyer and refused to answer any questions.
Nouns often used as objects with act on: advice, suggestions, instructions, information, orders
Whenever he was in trouble with the police, Sammy acted on
Contributor: Matt Errey