Nouns denoting acts or actions

rinse
washing lightly without soap
 
plating
the application of a thin coat of metal (as by electrolysis)
 
prorogation
discontinuation of the meeting (of a legislative body) without dissolving it
 
sponsorship
the act of sponsoring (either officially or financially)
 
hospital care
placing in medical care in a hospital
 
brush-off
a curt or disdainful rejection
 
devotion
commitment to some purpose
 
continuous receiver watch
a watch established for the reception of traffic of interest to the unit maintaining the watch
 
free-for-all
a noisy fight in a crowd
 
jail delivery
the use of force to liberate prisoners
 
field sport
a sport that is played outdoors
 
first appearance
the act of beginning something new
 
riposte
(fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge
 
required course
a course that all students are required to take
 
no-hit game
a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team no hits
 
display
something shown to the public
 
pop-up
a short high fly ball
 
planting
the act of fixing firmly in place
 
smashing
the act of breaking something into small pieces
 
cadetship
the position of cadet
 
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