The definition of formulate is to create a strategy or come up with a plan or idea, or to express an idea in a clear, concise way.
A penalty imposed for violating accepted social norms. A sanction may be civil or criminal in nature. Criminal sanctions are either fine, imprisonment, or both. Authorization and/or approval by someone in a position of authority; for example, the act of imposing a penalty.
To show, feel, or express approval:
To let do or happen; permit:
To make into law:
To give the status of a legitimate child to (one born out of wedlock)
To establish the soundness, accuracy, or legitimacy of:
To disclaim connection with, responsibility for, etc.; to refuse to acknowledge; to disown; to abjure; to disavow.
To decline to grant the request of (a person)
To prevent or delay (a legislative bill) from becoming law by exercising the power of veto.
To give legal force or status to; make lawful.
(Informal, Dial.) To take legal action (against)
To reduce or abolish criminal penalties for:
To remove from legal jurisdiction or enforcement.
Find another word for legalize. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for legalize, like: authorize, formulate, sanction, approve, allow, enact, legitimize, license, permit, validate and illegalize.