Translation of "legitimize" - English-Spanish dictionary

legitimize

verb UK usually legitimise uk /ləˈdʒɪt.ə.maɪz/ us /ləˈdʒɪt̬.ə.maɪz/ US also legitimate formal

to make something legal or acceptable

legitimar
The government fears that talking to terrorists might legitimize their violent actions.

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