What does legalize mean?

Definitions for legalize
ˈli gəˌlaɪzle·gal·ize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legalize, legalise, decriminalize, decriminalise, legitimize, legitimise, legitimate, legitimatize, legitimatiseverb

    make legal

    "Marijuana should be legalized"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Legalizeverb

    to make legal

  2. Legalizeverb

    to interpret or apply in a legal spirit

  3. Etymology: [Cf. F. lgaliser.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legalize in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legalize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of legalize in a Sentence

  1. New York:

    We must also end the needless and unjust criminal convictions and the debilitating criminal stigma and let's legalize the adult use of recreational marijuana once and for all.

  2. Dirar Belhoul Al Falasi:

    Prior to this, there was nothing in my hand to legalize what they have, but now, there is a law … that we can help them with.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    We will end the so-called war on drugs, turns out, who knew this, but it turns out, through executive order a president can legalize marijuana in every state in this country.

  4. Dick Durbin:

    Virtually every major law enforcement groupsupports Vanita Gupta, you wouldn't know that would you when you hear on the floor that shewants to legalize all drugs and take money away from the police. Those simplistic statements belie the truth.

  5. Joseph Ruff:

    Legalize Physics

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