What does the word action mean?

Usage examples for action

  1. Are you aware of what that action means? – The Blue Pavilions by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. Do not judge what was a right course of action in other times, by what seems a right course of action in your own. – A Sketch of the Life and Labors of George Whitefield by John Charles Ryle
  3. Daisy, what would your father and mother say to such a course of action? – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell