legalize

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legal +‎ -ize

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legalize (third-person singular simple present legalizes, present participle legalizing, simple past and past participle legalized)

  1. (American) Alternative spelling of legalise
    • before 1716, Robert South, Twelve Sermons
      If anything can legalize revenge, it should be injury from an extremely obliged person; but revenge is so absolutely the peculiar of heaven.

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legalize

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of legalizar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of legalizar
  3. first-person singular imperative of legalizar
  4. third-person singular imperative of legalizar