English dictionary

Hint: With the Firefox addon you can search this dictionary from the browsers search field.

English verb: illegalise

1. illegalise (social) declare illegal; outlaw

SamplesMarijuana is criminalized in the U.S..

Synonymscriminalise, criminalize, illegalize, outlaw

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)disallow, forbid, interdict, nix, prohibit, proscribe, veto

Narrower (hyponym)ban, censor

Antonymsdecriminalise, decriminalize, legalise, legalize, legitimate, legitimatise, legitimatize, legitimise, legitimize

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk