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enacted

[ en-akt ]SEE DEFINITION OF enacted
  • verbact out; accomplish
  • verbauthorize, legislate

Synonyms for enacted

  • achieve
  • execute
  • depict
  • discourse
  • do
  • perform
  • personate
  • play
  • playact
  • portray
  • represent
  • appear as
  • go on
  • play the part of
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Antonyms for enacted

  • fail
  • miss
  • direct
  • hinder
  • prevent
  • refuse
  • repeal
  • stop
  • veto
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENACTED

The drama was cultivated by the Incas, and dramatic performances were enacted before them.

In one cottage only this little festive scene was not enacted.

The Legislature of 1892 enacted that women should be admitted to the practice of law.

In April, 1894, it was enacted that women might be notaries.

In 1892 it was enacted that women might study law and qualify for the Bar.

The city has enacted "move on" laws intending to get rid of drones.

The Law of the Twelve Tables is to be explained by the character of the age in which it was enacted.

Measures inimical to the economic progress of freedmen were enacted.

And there is no knowing how many tragedies have been enacted here, either!

The next two villages they entered, the same scene was enacted.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from en- (1) "make, put in" + act. Related: Enacted; enacting.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ENACTED

lawful

adjectiveallowable, legitimate

represented

adjectivepresented
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.