What does Enactment mean?

Definitions for Enactmentɛnˈækt mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Enactment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enactment, passage(noun)

    the passing of a law by a legislative body

  2. act, enactment(noun)

    a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body

  3. portrayal, characterization, enactment, personation(noun)

    acting the part of a character on stage; dramatically representing the character by speech and action and gesture


  1. enactment(Noun)

    The act of enacting, or the state of being enacted.

  2. enactment(Noun)

    A piece of legislation that has been properly authorized by a legislative body.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enactment(noun)

    the passing of a bill into a law; the giving of legislative sanction and executive approval to a bill whereby it is established as a law

  2. Enactment(noun)

    that which is enacted or passed into a law; a law; a decree; a statute; a prescribed requirement; as, a prohibitory enactment; a social enactment


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Enactment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Enactment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hasan Minhaj:

    Jeff Sessions could n’t be here tonight jeff Sessions was busy doing a pre-Civil War re-enactment.

  2. Lee McGrath:

    With the enactment of this legislation, Montana has taken the first step to reform its forfeiture laws, governor Bullock’s signature on HB 463 means that no person acquitted in criminal court in Montana will lose his property through forfeiture in civil court.

  3. Radiologist Steffen Ross:

    The first step would be to do the data acquisition which we use a 3D scanner for, we scan the crime scene and we are also able to scan the dead body, if there is a dead body involved, and then we can put all the data together in the computer and create a virtual crime scene, which is a 3D model of the crime scene, so a re-enactment of the crime.

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