- To enact is defined as to make into a law or to act out.
- An example of enact is to make a bill into a new law.
- An example of enact is to perform the play Death of a Salesman on stage.
enact definition by Webster's New World
- to make (a bill, etc.) into a law; pass (a law); decree; ordain
- to represent or perform in or as in a play; act out
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- enactor noun
enact definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb en·act·ed, en·act·ing, en·acts
- To make into law: Congress enacted a tax reform bill.
- To act (something) out, as on a stage: enacted the part of the parent.
- en·actˈa·ble adjective
- en·acˈtor noun