Share this entry

Share this page

legislative

Pronunciation: /ˈledʒəsleɪtɪv; ˈledʒɪslətɪv/

Translation of legislative in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • (before noun/delante del nombre) legislativo legislative action acción (feminine) legislativa legislative body cuerpo (masculine) legislativo
    Example sentences
    • If the EU Council adopted the legislative proposal of May 18th, it would do so without democratic legitimacy.
    • MsCoughlan said the next step would be the publication of formal legislative proposals by the Commission.
    • Blogger Ed Foster mulls over legislative and regulatory proposals on the table.

Definition of legislative in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

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

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day papista
adj
papist …
Cultural fact of the day

A piñata is a hollow figure made of cardboard, or from a clay pot lined with colored paper. Filled with fruit, candy, toys, etc, and hung up at parties, people take turns to stand in front of them blindfolded and try to break them with a stick. They feature in Mexican posadas posada and in children's parties there, in Cuba and in Spain.