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lay down  make  establish
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Institute, enact, or establish WordNet 3.0
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Institute, enact, or establish WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
To institute or enact (e.g. laws). OmegaWiki
To specify, institute, enact, assert firmly, state authoritatively, establish or formulate (rules or policies). Wiktionary
To specify or establish (rules). Wiktionary (translation)
To enact; to establish. Wiktionary
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Make laws WordNet 3.0
Let's lay down the rules right at the beginning, so we are consistent. Wiktionary
You've got to lay down the law with that boy. Wiktionary
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