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legitimize

see definition of legitimize
  • verblegalize
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Synonyms for legitimize

verb legalize
  • codify
  • constitute
  • decriminalize
  • legislate
  • regulate
  • approve
  • authorize
  • decree
  • enact
  • formulate
  • launder
  • legitimate
  • legitimatize
  • license
  • ordain
  • permit
  • sanction
  • clean up

Antonyms for legitimize

  • disorganize
  • deny
  • disallow
  • disapprove
  • prevent
  • refuse
  • reject
  • veto
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to legitimize

decriminalize

verb. legalize
  • allow
  • declare lawful
  • legitimize
  • make legal
  • permit
  • regulate
  • sanction

empower

verb. authorize, enable

empowered

verb. authorize, enable

empowering

verb. authorize, enable

legitimatize

verb. legalize

validate

verb. ascertain the truth, authenticity of something
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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