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1Characterized by dramatic, energetic, or exciting activity.‘he returned to his best form in the first half with an all-action performance’
- 1.1 (of a person) performing a particular activity or role with great energy and vigour.‘the victory cemented his reputation as a world-class all-action fighter’‘an all-action midfielder’
- 1.1 (of a person) performing a particular activity or role with great energy and vigour.
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