delegalize

[ dee-lee-guh-lahyz ]
/ diˈli gəˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), de·le·gal·ized, de·le·gal·iz·ing.

to revoke the statutory authorization of.

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Origin of delegalize

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Example sentences from the Web for delegalize

  • It was an infamous, a fraudulent subterfuge to divorce my poor mother, and so delegalize me a few months before my birth.

    The Lost Lady of Lone|E.D.E.N. Southworth