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1. illegitimacy

noun. ['ˌɪlɪˈdʒɪtəməsi'] the status of being born to parents who were not married.

Synonyms

  • position
  • bastardy
  • status

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • subordinate
  • upper-class
  • middle-class

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Words that Rhyme with Illegitimacy

  • accuracy
  • adequacy
  • advocacy
  • agassi
  • almasy
  • argosy
  • aristocracy
  • autocracy
  • barkocy
  • biopharmacy
  • bluesy
  • bureaucracy
  • candidacy
  • celibacy
  • confederacy
  • confederacy
  • conspiracy
  • courtesy
  • degeneracy
  • delicacy

Example sentences of the word illegitimacy


1. Noun, singular or mass
In modern times, the stigma of illegitimacy has faded in many parts of the country.

2. illegitimacy

noun. ['ˌɪlɪˈdʒɪtəməsi'] unlawfulness by virtue of not being authorized by or in accordance with law.

Antonyms

  • lawfulness
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