decriminalize

1 ENTRIES FOUND:
Save
decriminalize verb
also British decriminalise /diˈkrɪmənəˌlaɪz/
decriminalizes; decriminalized; decriminalizing
decriminalize
verb
also British decriminalise /diˈkrɪmənəˌlaɪz/
decriminalizes; decriminalized; decriminalizing
Learner's definition of DECRIMINALIZE
[+ object]
: to make (something that is illegal) legal by changing the law

— decriminalization

also British decriminalisation /diˌkrɪmənələˈzeɪʃən/ Brit /diˌkrɪmənəˌlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun [noncount]
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up decriminalize? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.