Definition Legitimate

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Definition

legitimate: reasonable, just, correct; lawful, true, legal
adjective
There is no legitimate excuse for eating the wedding cake before the wedding.
I'd like to leave my life of crime, and start a legitimate business.

illegitimate: unlawful, illegal; invalid, incorrect, illogical; born to unmarried parents
adjective

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