verb (used with object), ac·tu·at·ed, ac·tu·at·ing.
to incite or move to action; impel; motivate: actuated by selfish motives.
to put into action; start a process; turn on: to actuate a machine.
Origin: 1590–1600; Related forms
< Medieval Latin āctuāt
) reduced to action (past participle of āctuāre
), equivalent to Latin āctu
) (see act
) + -ātus -ate1
de·ac·tu·ate, verb (used with object), de·ac·tu·at·ed, de·ac·tu·at·ing.
is always a great word to know.
So is zedonk. Does it mean: