Synonyms for legality

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It is this country that is dangerous, with her idealistic conception of legality.

I am happy to find you agreeing with me, then, in the legality of the doctrine of the right of search.

He had gone astray after Mr. Legality, and the rocks had almost overwhelmed him.

In other words, if it was not illegal—there was no doubt of its legality—it was an incivility.

A point had arisen concerning the legality of certain payments.

Council of Trent, the legality of which the Protestants denied.

In the end, reconstruction must be judged by its results rather than by its legality.

And many were the opinions as to the legality of such a course.

As to the legality of the affair, that will be decided when we arrive at Jamaica.

The pleadings upon the legality of this proceeding were solemn and full.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from Middle French légalité, from Medieval Latin legalitatem (nominative legalitas), from Latin legalis "pertaining to the law" (see legal).

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