- 1 1.1 (allowed)(tackle/move)
reglamentarioExample sentences1.2 (founded upon law)
(contract/requirement/constraint/rights)he is the legal owner
- In other words, the big killers in Scotland are the legal drugs - tobacco and alcohol.
- Alcohol is, of course, a legal and socially acceptable drug, even though it may actually be more harmful to the body than some of the illegal drugs.
- By far the most dangerous drugs are legal, with alcohol and tobacco, accounting for 150,000 deaths every year.
legales el legítimo propietariothe contract is legal and bindingel contrato tiene validez legal y es obligatorio para las partesshe was below the legal ageno tenía la edad establecida por la leythey decided to make their relationship legaldecidieron legalizar sus relacionesExample sentences
- The other vehicles in its fleet do not meet the legal requirements and in effect should not be allowed on the road.
- Complaints requiring legal action will be forwarded to the Ministry of Justice.
- Oh sure, it's a legal requirement for someone such as me who is a contractor.
- 2 (relating to legal system, profession) (before noun)(department)legal costs
jurídicocostas (feminine plural)the legal profession(lawyers)
los letrados [formal](professional activity)she entered the legal profession
la abogacíase hizo abogadashe has started legal proceedings against themha procedido (judicialmente) en contra de ellosto seek legal advice
les ha entablado pleitoconsultar a un abogadowe will be forced to take legal action
asesorarse con un abogadonos veremos obligados a poner el asunto en manos de nuestro(s) abogado(s)Example sentences
- This was no doubt the expensive legal advice it was given.
- Texas's public defence system which provides legal advice for those who can't afford it, is notorious for its abysmal standards.
- He declined to name them but said he advised the officials to seek legal advice and to speak with their insurers.
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