Meaning of “blue law” in the English Dictionary

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"blue law" in British English

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blue lawnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbluː ˌlɔː/ us /ˈbluː ˌlɑː/ US old-fashioned informal

a law that limits activities that are considered not to be moral for religious reasons, such as shopping or working on Sundays

(Definition of “blue law” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blue law" in American English

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blue lawnoun [ C ]

/ˈblu ˌlɔ/

(Definition of “blue law” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)