Definition of enact
- enact a bill
- enact a role
Congress will enact legislation related to that issue.
The law was finally enacted today.
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: to perform (something, such as a scene in a play)
: to make (a bill or other legislation) officially become part of the law
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to emit the high shrill tone of bagpipes
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