Spanish translation of 'legislate'
⇒ one cannot legislate for every case
es imposible legislarlo todo
⇒ to legislate sth out of existence
hacer que algo desaparezca a base de legislación
Example Sentences Including 'legislate'
`If we learned anything from history, we learned you can't legislate how creatures ought to behave.A Plague of Angels
`Our Sages know man cannot legislate behaviour, so we must accomplish by good sense and custom what nature and law willA Plague of Angels
Children, in fact, were very like characters in fiction: you couldn't legislate for, never mind predict, how they might turn out.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
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Translation of legislate from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary