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also re-en·act (rē′ĕn-ăkt′, -ə-năkt′)
tr.v. re·en·act·ed, re·en·act·ing, re·en·acts also re-en·act·ed or re-en·act·ing or re-en·acts
1. To enact again: reenact a law.
a. To perform again: reenacted the dancer's movements.
b. To act out or re-create dramatically (a historical event, for example): reenact a famous trial.

re′en·act′ment n.
re′en·ac′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reenact - enact or perform again; "They reenacted the battle of Princeton"
re-create - create anew; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
2.reenact - enact again; "Congress reenacted the law"
enact, ordain - order by virtue of superior authority; decree; "The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews"; "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"
3.reenact - act outreenact - act out; represent or perform as if in a play; "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
act, play, represent - play a role or part; "Gielgud played Hamlet"; "She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role"; "She played the servant to her husband's master"
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At any rate, Dede and Daylight became aware of excitement in the paddock, and saw harmlessly reenacted a grim old tragedy of the Younger World.
He made a second trip into the boma and the former grisly tragedy was reenacted with another howling victim.
A reenacted budget arising from a House-Senate deadlock would result in a 'spending regime fraught with legal landmines,' which would grant the executive branch wide discretion on how public money will be spent, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto warned on Monday.
The President, on the other hand, criticized former President Arroyo's failure to pass the national budget on time, resulting in reenacted budgets.
As well as hosting a hog roast and Noson Lawen, current pupils and teachers reenacted a Victorian school photograph in period costume.
The twist is the daughter's part of the conversation is reenacted by a grown man, adding a different tone to what is otherwise a two year old just talking to her dad.
Turkish Special Forces team reenacted a hostage rescue operation exercise, in eastern Turkish city of Erzurum on Thursday.
According to LE FIGARO, The assassination of ex-Premier Rafik Hariri will be reenacted at a military base in the French city of Bordeaux to allow international investigators a glimpse of the bombing on the Beirut seafront on February 14, 2005.
AN HISTORIC flight was reenacted to celebrate the centenary anniversary of the first powered flight between Liverpool and Manchester.
Members of the Sealed Knot first entertained visitors to the event four years ago when they reenacted the 1644 siege of Morpeth Castle, when the fortress was all but destroyed as royalist forces attacked 500 Scottish parliamentarians garrisoned inside.
Treasury regulations and interpretations [such as revenue rulings] long continued without substantial change, applying to unamended or substantially reenacted statutes, are deemed to have received congressional approval and have the effect of law.
In addition, scores of visitors flock here every summer to the famous annual Pageant of the Masters, where famous paintings are reenacted by live models on opulent sets.