Translation of "legislate" - English-Spanish dictionary

legislate

verb uk /ˈledʒ·ɪ·sleɪt/ us /ˈledʒ·əsˌleɪt/

If a government legislates, it makes a new law.

legislar
We believe it is possible to legislate against racism.

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

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

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