We have put together a list of words that are similar to LEGISLATE.

4 Alternative Words Similar to legislate

1 Pass Verb      Synonym Words Like Pass
2 Enact Verb      Synonym Words Like Enact
3 Ordain Verb      Synonym Words Like Ordain
4 Legislating Verb-intransitive      Form Words Like Legislating

1 examples of legislate

1 We cannot legislate how people spend their free time

6 definitions of legislate

1 To make or enact a law or laws.
2 make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
3 To create or pass laws.
4 To create or bring about by or as if by legislation.
5 To act upon or effect by means of legislation; determine by enactment: as, to legislate a man out of office (as by abolishing the office or changing its tenure); to legislate a corporation into existence.
6 To pass laws (including the amending or repeal of existing laws).
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