Translation of legalize in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈliːgəlaɪz/


  • 1.1 [political party] legalizar*; [prostitution/poligamy] despenalizar* to legalize a drug despenalizar* el uso de una droga
    More example sentences
    • For less than a year it was legalised by statute in the Northern Territory of Australia.
    • It's time to fix the bankruptcy law that has legalized the corporate robbery of workers.
    • Two years later, the government introduced another measure legalizing civil marriage.
    1.2 [document] legalizar*

Definition of legalize in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day juerga
partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.