Share this entry
American English: /diˈrɛɡjʊˌleɪt/
British English: /diːˈrɛɡjʊleɪt/

Translation of deregulate in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • After a state passes a law to deregulate the electric industry, the regulatory commission steps in to create the rules.
    • In the late 1990s, the industry was abuzz with plans to deregulate the markets and break up public monopolies.
    • The fuel market was deregulated last year, prompting a series of price hikes that were met with widespread protests.
Definition of deregulate in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: