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Synonyms for decriminalize
diˈkrɪm ə nlˌaɪzde·crim·i·nal·ize

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  1. decriminalizeverb

    Synonyms:
    legalize

    Antonyms:
    criminalize

  2. decriminalizeverb

    To change the laws so something is no longer a crime. Opposite of criminalize.

    Synonyms:
    legalize

    Antonyms:
    criminalize

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. legalize, legalise, decriminalize, decriminalise, legitimize, legitimise, legitimate, legitimatize, legitimatiseverb

    make legal

    "Marijuana should be legalized"

    Synonyms:
    legitimize, legalise, decriminalise, legitimise, legitimate, legalize, legitimatise, legitimatize

    Antonyms:
    illegalize, criminalise, criminalize, outlaw, illegalise

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  1. List of paraphrases for "decriminalize":

    decriminalise

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How to use decriminalize in a sentence?

  1. Steve Bullock:

    The biggest problem we have right now that we have with immigration is Donald Trump. He's using immigration to not only rip apart families but rip apart this country, you don't have to decriminalize everything.

  2. Senator Hontiveros:

    Women must vigilantly protect our rights and freedoms especially amid the rise of authoritarianism and religious fundamentalism in many countries across the globe, i fully support the push to decriminalize abortion under Philippine laws.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    I think we should be doing medical research on this, we ought to find what are the elements that claim to be existing in marijuana that might help people who are suffering... I don't think we should decriminalize it.

  4. John Suthers:

    To decriminalize dangerous and unreasonable behavior in which people are getting hurt and houses are blowing up, defies the intent of the voters, colorado is experiencing a real public safety issue as a result of unsafe and unlicensed manufacturing and production.

  5. Steve Bullock:

    You don't have to decriminalize everything, what you have to do is to have a president in there with the judgment and the decency to treat someone that comes to the border like one of our own.


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