Associations to the word «Enact»


ENACT, verb. (transitive) (legal) to make (a bill) into law
ENACT, verb. (transitive) to act the part of; to play
ENACT, verb. (transitive) to do; to effect
ENACT, noun. (obsolete) purpose; determination

Dictionary definition

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".
ENACT, verb. Act out; represent or perform as if in a play; "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day".

Wise words

The short words are best, and the old words are the best of all.
Winston Churchill