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Legitimate

Antonyms for legitimate:

dishonest, illegal, illegitimate, unlawful, evil, prohibited, invalid, unestablished, false.

Synonyms for legitimate:

Sense 1

fair, aboveboard, fair-minded, filial, reasonably, justly, level playing-field, politically correct, guiltless, fit, equally, inclusive, obvious, even-handed, legit, legally, just, honorable, familial, obviously, legitimacy, innocence, sporting, legality, clean, justified, equitable, illegitimacy, lineal, motherless, understandable, balanced, unbiased.

Sense 2

fairly, independent, pc, Family, reasonable, unrelated, regular, natural, kinship, uncontroversial.

Sense 3

straight, related.

Sense 4

removed.

Sense 5

distant.

Sense 6

innocent.

Sense 7

good.

Sense 10

direct.

Sense 32

close.

allowable

admissible.

defensible

justifiable.

honorable

reputable.

legalize

legitimatize.

legitimize

legitimize.

permissible

Warrantable.

thoroughbred

blooded.

Other synonyms and related words:

lucid, certain, decriminalise, legitimatize, fair, direct, legitimize, good, genuine, innocence, honorable, unrelated, coherent, legally, legalise, aboveboard, sporting, filial, equitable, legalize, established, distant, left-handed, received, reputable, justified, Warrantable, reliable, innocent, decriminalize, authentic, removed, rightful, morganatic, accepted, regular, legitimise, kosher, justifiable, fit, ordered, real, consistent, rule-governed, legality, just, valid, legitimacy, lawfully-begotten, sure, legit, true, veritable, accredited, legitimatise, honest, trustworthy, constituted, reasonable, understandable, logical, original, fairly, admissible, uncontroversial, straight, natural, unbiased, justly, obvious.

all (adjective)

logical.

approved (adjective)

authorized.

authentic, valid, legal (adjective)

certain, justifiable, licit, genuine, proper, reasonable, admissible, real, lawful, true, accredited, logical, accepted, consistent, innocent, regular, natural, received, statutory, rightful, authorized, sure, reliable, just, fair.

just (adjective)

rightful.

justifiable (adjective)

Warrantable.

legal (adjective)

proper, judicial, licit, permissible, legal, constitutional, statutory, right, legislative, sanctionable, authorized, lawful, defensible.

orthodox (adjective)

received.

proper (adjective)

kosher.

reputable (adjective)

reputable.

suitable (adjective)

proper.

truthful (adjective)

honest.

Sense 1 (noun)

legally, clean, legitimacy, guiltless.

Sense 3 (noun)

close, direct, illegitimacy, legit, innocent, familial, kinship, filial, distant, Family.

authentic (noun)

valid.

legitimate (noun)

established, legitimatize, licit, lawfully-begotten, lawful, morganatic, legitimise, legalise, legal, constituted, true, rightful, logical, left-handed, decriminalise, legalize, legitimatise, decriminalize, legitimize.

logical (noun)

understandable, reasonable.

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