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enact

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Performing, Law
enacten‧act /ɪˈnækt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 formalAP to act in a play, story etc 🔊 a drama enacted on a darkened stage2 SCL law to make a proposal into a law 🔊 Congress refused to enact the bill.enactment noun [countable, uncountable]
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enactIt may not be long before more brutal solutions to this modern menace are enacted.The immigrant-aid cutoff was controversial at the time the legislation was enacted.The necessary legislation has been enacted.A discussion then occurs within the elite, to determine whether this policy should be enacted and how it should be implemented.The Basic Law will still be enacted, promising a panoply of rights and freedoms for 50 years beyond 1997.They migrated to Montana, where legislators as recently as 1963 tried and failed to enact similar controls.Under a new law, universities must enact smoke-free policies on their campuses.It is the competence to recognize and enact the rules, procedures and forms of understanding of a particular cultural environment.The characters wear colorful outfits and enact their scenes center stage.Even Frederick Douglass's Paper enacted this synecdoche.
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Verb table
enact
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyenact
he, she, itenacts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyenacted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave enacted
he, she, ithas enacted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad enacted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill enact
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have enacted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam enacting
he, she, itis enacting
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you, we, theyare enacting
Past
I, he, she, itwas enacting
you, we, theywere enacting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been enacting
he, she, ithas been enacting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been enacting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be enacting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been enacting
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