HyperDic: legislating

English > 1 sense of the word legislating:
NOUNactlegislating, legislation, lawmakingthe act of making or enacting laws
legislating > pronunciation
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > legislating: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of making or enacting laws.
Synonymslegislation, lawmaking
Category offilibusterobstruct deliberately by delaying
reconsiderConsider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, with a view to altering it
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
legislation, statute lawlaw enacted by a legislative body
Narrowercriminalization, criminalisationlegislation that makes something illegal
decriminalization, decriminalisationlegislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal
enactment, passageThe passing of a law by a legislative body
Broadergovernment, governing, governance, government activity, administrationThe act of governing

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