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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make into law; to perform; order by virtue of superior authority.

Usage examples (37)
  • The states enacted state laws to help fix the problem.
  • Just as the power to enact is the power to repeal.
  • But that would require a constitutional amendment to enact, which is a difficult process.
  • He has sweeping powers to remove officials and enact laws by decree. for more
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