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Synonyms for enact
ɛnˈækt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ordain, enact(verb)

    order by virtue of superior authority; decree

    "The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews"; "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"

    Synonyms:
    ordain, reenact, act out, order, consecrate, ordinate

  2. enact, reenact, act out(verb)

    act out; represent or perform as if in a play

    "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"

    Synonyms:
    reenact, act out, ordain

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. enact(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    ordain, decree, establish by law, pass into a law, give legislative sanction to

  2. enact(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    play, act, act the part of

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How to use enact in a sentence?

  1. George W. Bush, Gov. of Texas, state leading in executions:

    States should have the right to enact... laws...particularly to end the inhumane practice of ending a life that otherwise could live.

  2. Paul Ryan:

    I can only hope and assume our nominee will want to enact the bold conservative agenda that we’re offering, it’s something everybody running for president should easily support.

  3. Warner Bros.:

    Our company has a long history of donating to victims of violence, including Aurora, and in recent weeks, our parent company joined other business leaders to call on policymakers to enact bipartisan legislation to address this epidemic.

  4. Kelly Brownell:

    This puts political leaders in a stronger position to enact policies such as taxes because the companies aren't considered unbreakable.

  5. David Boies:

    We are working actively with legislators in Rhode Island and across the country to enact thoughtful and appropriate regulations that allow our fans to continue enjoying the contests they love.

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