act like one’s shit doesn’t stink
To behave with self-assured haughtiness; show a sense of superiority
- Act of contrition
noun (Christianity) a short prayer of penitence noun a penitential prayer
- Act of parliament clock
. a pendulum wall clock of the late 18th century, usually having a black dial with gilt numbers: originally installed in English taverns because a burdensome tax prevented many homes from having private clocks.
- Act of uniformity
any of the three statutes (1549, 1559, 1662) regulating public worship services in the Anglican Church, especially the act of 1662 requiring the use of the Book of Common Prayer.
- Act of toleration
the statute (1689) granting religious freedom to dissenting Protestants upon meeting certain conditions.