criminalize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “criminalize” in the English Dictionary

"criminalize" in British English

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criminalizeverb [T]

(UK usually criminalise) uk   us   /ˈkrɪm.ɪ.nə.laɪz/
to make something ​illegal: The ​law has criminalized ​prostitution but not got ​rid of it.
(Definition of criminalize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “criminalize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 定...为非法…
in Chinese (Traditional) 定...爲非法…
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