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legislateverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈledʒ.ɪ.sleɪt/ formal
If a government legislates, it makes a new law: They promised to legislate against cigarette advertising. It's hard to legislate for (= make a law that will protect) the ownership of an idea.
Translations of “legislate”
in Arabic يَشرّع…
in Korean 법률을 제정하다…
in Malaysian menggubal…
in French légiférer…
in Turkish yasa çıkarmak, kanun yapmak…
in Italian legiferare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 立法…
in Russian издавать законы…
in Polish ustanawiać prawo lub prawa…
in Vietnamese lập pháp…
in Spanish legislar…
in Portuguese legislar…
in Thai ออกกฎหมาย…
in German Gesetze geben…
in Catalan legislar…
in Japanese 法律を定める…
in Indonesian menjadikan undang-undang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 立法…
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