Predicate: actuate

Roleset id: actuate.01 , put into action or motion, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

actuate.01: ACTUATE-V NOTES: No Verbnet entry, comparison with 'activate.'. Frame By Claire (from actuate.01-v) ACTUATION-N NOTES: (from actuation.01-n)


actuation (n.)
actuate (v.)Cause_to_start


        Arg0-PAG: agent causing of actuation
        Arg1-PPT: entity set into action or motion

Example: Active

        [The star]-1 was close enough *PRO*-1 to actuate deceleration.

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Rel: actuate
        Arg1: deceleration

Example: Sentential Complement

        He was void of any of these feelings which-1 *-1 actuate men to do good.

        Argm-slc: which --> any of these feelings
        Arg0: *-1
        Rel: actuate
        Arg1: [men][to do good]