Translation of "legalize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb UK usually legalise uk /ˈliː.ɡəl.aɪz/ us

to allow something by law

despenalizar, legalizar
Same-sex marriages have been legalized in many states.
legalization noun [ no plural ] UK usually legalisation uk /ˌliː.ɡəl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us

despenalización, legalización
the legalization of drugs

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