Translation of "legal" - English-Spanish dictionary

legal

adjective uk /ˈliː·ɡəl/ us /ˈli·ɡəl/

relating to the law

jurídico, legal
legal advice

allowed by law

legal
Is it legal to carry a gun?
→ Opposite illegal
legally adverb /ˈliː·ɡəl·i/ /ˈli·ɡə·li/

por ley, conforme a la ley
Children under 16 are not legally allowed to buy cigarettes.

(Translation of “legal” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

legal

adjective /ˈliːɡəl/

lawful; allowed by the law

legal
Is it legal to bring gold into the country?
a legal contract.

concerned with or used in the law

legal, jurídico
the legal profession.
legally adverb

legalmente
She is legally entitled to work in the United States.
legality /-ˈɡӕ-/ noun

legalidad
legalize verb ( (also legaliseBritish))

to make legal or lawful

legalizar
Do you think marijuana should be legalized?

(Translation of “legal” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)