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Definition 1: acting the part of a character on stage; dramatically representing the character by speech and action and gesture - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for enactment in the sense of this definition

(enactment is a kind of ...) the performance of a part or role in a drama

(... is a kind of enactment ) an impressionistic portrayal of a person

"he did a funny impression of a politician"

(... is a kind of enactment ) an actor's portrayal of someone in a play

"she played the part of Desdemona"

Definition 2: the passing of a law by a legislative body - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for enactment in the sense of this definition

(enactment is a kind of ...) the act of making or enacting laws

(enactment belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 3: a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for enactment in the sense of this definition

(enactment is a kind of ...) (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right

(... is a kind of enactment ) something that is null (especially an enactment that has no legal validity)

(... is a kind of enactment ) a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)

"a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"

(... is a kind of enactment ) an act passed by a legislative body

(enactment belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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