Definitions of legitimate
a. - Accordant with law or with established legal forms and requirements; lawful; as, legitimate government; legitimate rights; the legitimate succession to the throne; a legitimate proceeding of an officer; a legitimate heir. 2
a. - Lawfully begotten; born in wedlock. 2
a. - Authorized; real; genuine; not false, counterfeit, or spurious; as, legitimate poems of Chaucer; legitimate inscriptions. 2
a. - Conforming to known principles, or accepted rules; as, legitimate reasoning; a legitimate standard, or method; a legitimate combination of colors. 2
a. - Following by logical sequence; reasonable; as, a legitimate result; a legitimate inference. 2
v. t. - To make legitimate, lawful, or valid; esp., to put in the position or state of a legitimate person before the law, by legal means; as, to legitimate a bastard child. 2
The word "legitimate" uses 10 letters: A E E G I I L M T T.
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