Definition of Legalise

1. Verb. Make legal. "Marijuana should be legalized"




Definition of Legalise

1. Verb. To make legal or permit under law. Either by decriminalising something that has been illegal or by specifically permitting it. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Legalise

1. to legalize [v -ISED, -ISING, -ISES] - See also: legalize

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Literary usage of Legalise

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1. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History and Politics of the Year (1849)
"... object—BUI brought in by the Marquis of Lansdowne to legalise such relations—Debate on the Second Reading—Objections raised by the Duke of Newcastle, ..."

2. London Society edited by James Hogg, Florence Marryat (1879)
"You legalise trades-unions, and then marvel at the antagonism between labour and capital. You sanction the freedom of the press, of the manners of the ..."

3. Some Memorials of John Hampden: His Party and His Times by George Nugent Grenville Nugent (1854)
"Eminent Persons of the Country Party won over by the Court—Wentworth — Saville—Noy—A new Session—A Bill proposed to legalise Tonnage and Poundage—The ..."

4. Some Memorials of John Hampden: His Party and His Times by George Nugent Grenville Nugent (1854)
"... Saville—Noy—A new Session—A Bill proposed to legalise Tonnage and Poundage—The Speaker refuses to put a Resolution of Privilege—The Commons' ..."

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