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noun as in legitimacy

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Regardless of the legality of sharing data with law enforcement, this is a breach of trust of our communities.

Like any private publisher, social media companies are entitled to edit, censor, or block content at will—whether it be around legality, truth, political ideology, or taste.

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In closing, I still am unsure how to feel about Google surfacing content questioning the legality or legitimacy of companies in their navigational brand searches.

Still, the legality of it was important to Jerry Samet, who had a deeply felt conviction about family and the end of life.

It is standard for candidates to the Supreme Court to decline, whether in private or during public testimony, to weigh in on the legality of cases on which they may have to rule.

So he actually brought [religion] back to legality in France.

The Louisiana university has turned into a nanny state, issuing a campus smoking ban of dubious legality.

However, this suit really boils down to less about concussions, and more about the legality of informed consent.

This fig leaf of legality must be stripped away, otherwise violence will persist.

IDF's Military Advocate General: legality of training is anchored in principles of 'belligerent occupation.'

But they immediately proceeded to take a step of which the legality was not equally clear.

The legality of contracts made or to be performed on Sunday is determined generally by statute.

Secondly, an extraordinary phenomenon like an Attentat cannot be measured by the narrow standards of legality.

They got the booty with a show of legality, since Hoff signed the copartnership agreement and turned over the checks.

There is some doubt as to the legality of the law and it is a hard matter to tell what the outcome will be.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to legality, such as: validity, authority, justice, lawfulness, permissibility, and right.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.