Translation of "enact" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪˈnækt/ us

specialized law to put something into action, especially to make something law

promulgar, poner en práctica
A package of economic sanctions is to be enacted against the country.

formal to perform a story or play

The stories are enacted using music, dance and mime.
enactment noun uk /-mənt/ us

(Translation of “enact” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /iˈnӕkt/

to make into a law or pass a law

The government intends to enact a new sexual harassment law.

to act (a rôle, scene etc) not necessarily on stage.

enactment noun

the Enactment of the First Federal Food and Drug Law in the United States.

(Translation of “enact” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)