Synonyms for legitimate |

Synonyms and antonyms for legitimate

1. legitimate (adj.)

authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law

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2. legitimate (adj.)

of marriages and offspring; recognized as lawful

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3. legitimate (adj.)

in accordance with recognized or accepted standards or principles

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4. legitimate (adj.)

based on known statements or events or conditions

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5. legitimate (v.)

make (an illegitimate child) legitimate; declare the legitimacy of (someone)


6. legitimate (v.)

show or affirm to be just and legitimate