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Spanish translation of “legislate”

legislate

verb /ˈledʒisleit/
to make laws
legislar
The government plan to legislate against the import of foreign cars.
legislation noun the act of legislating.
legislación
a law or group of laws
legislación
The government will introduce the new legislation in the summer.
legislative /-lətiv/ adjective law-making
legislativo
a legislative assembly legislative powers.
legislator noun a person who makes laws
legislador
a state legislator.
legislature /-lətʃə/ noun the part of the government which has the power of making laws.
cuerpo legislativo
(Definition of legislate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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