Synonyms for legislate

Synonyms for (verb) legislate

Synonyms: pass, legislate

Definition: make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation

Usage: They passed the amendment; We cannot legislate how people spend their free time

Similar words: ordain, enact

Definition: order by virtue of superior authority; decree

Usage: The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews; the legislature enacted this law in 1985