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adverb as in legally

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Legislatively, we will be in a better position than we have been in a while.

Barack Obama did little to nothing legislatively, and John McCain did a lot.

There are things that can be done legislatively and also proactively by the gun industry.

It is a time for choosing, and an opportunity for New York to lead legislatively in this civil rights fight.

Thanks to Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York could be the first state to legislatively legalize gay marriage.

It may still be prudent to get the assent of those States declared legislatively.

The theory that every individual alive is of infinite value is legislatively impracticable.

In fact, he was opposed heart and soul to prophetic legislation; he would live, legislatively, from hand to mouth.

In former times capital legislatively enforced its proprietary rights over the free labourer.

The treaty itself is not on your tables legislatively; it has never been communicated legislatively to Congress.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to legislatively, such as: constitutionally, judicially, and juridically.

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