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Government ActionPlay
The verb 'legalize' refers to an official change decided by a government or authority. SlideThe state plans to legalize sports betting next year.
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Context MattersPlay
'Legalize' is often used in discussions about controversial topics like drugs or prostitution. SlideActivists are campaigning to legalize the use of psychedelic drugs for therapy.
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Public DebatePlay
When 'legalize' is used, it might indicate a topic has public debates and differing opinions. SlideThe proposal to legalize same-sex marriage sparked heated debates.