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legitimate

see definition of legitimate
  • adjauthentic, valid, legal
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Synonyms for legitimate

adj authentic, valid, legal
  • appropriate
  • certain
  • consistent
  • correct
  • fair
  • genuine
  • justifiable
  • lawful
  • logical
  • natural
  • normal
  • proper
  • real
  • reasonable
  • reliable
  • rightful
  • sensible
  • statutory
  • true
  • well-founded
  • accepted
  • accredited
  • acknowledged
  • authorized
  • received
  • recognized
  • sanctioned
  • sound
  • warranted
  • admissible
  • canonical
  • cogent
  • customary
  • innocent
  • just
  • licit
  • official
  • on the level
  • on the up and up
  • orthodox
  • probable
  • regular
  • sure
  • typical
  • usual
  • verifiable

Antonyms for legitimate

  • abnormal
  • affected
  • counterfeit
  • deceptive
  • dishonest
  • false
  • illegal
  • illegitimate
  • improper
  • incorrect
  • invalid
  • irrational
  • irregular
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unfitting
  • unreal
  • unreasonable
  • unreliable
  • unsuitable
  • untrustworthy
  • unlawful
  • unwarranted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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adjective. able or deserving of consideration; allowable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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