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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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    promulgate, adopt, promulgation, enactment, enacted, sen, enacting, promulgated, pass, introduce

How to pronounce enact?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say enact in sign language?

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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. Roger Wicker:

    Gayle and I are looking forward to this campaign and sharing my record of successfully fighting to reduce job-killing regulations, confirm conservative judges, enact historic tax cuts, rebuild our military, and honor our veterans, we will work hard to once again earn the votes and support of all Mississippians.

  3. Edward Paltzik:

    The court minimized the importance of the Legislature's repeated failures to enact more comprehensive outdoor smoking legislation.

  4. 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.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    It took until we won in ‘06 — first bill on the floor, H.R. 1 — to enact the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission.


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