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action (1)

This page is about the slang term action (1)

Meaning: important or exciting activity

For example:

  • I've always lived in inner-city areas because I like to be where the action is.

  • If you want to get into movies, Los Angeles is where the action is.

Quick Quiz:

If you're interested in American politics, the action is

a. in London

b. in Washington

c. in Tokyo

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Contributor: Matt Errey