legitimate - English Synonyms Dictionary

legitimate

v.
[1] legalize , legalise , decriminalize , decriminalise , legitimize , legitimise , legitimatize , legitimatise
[2] legitimize , legitimatize , legalize , authorize , sanction , warrant , validate , certify
adj.
[1] valid , proper , right , rightful , authorized , legal , genuine , real , true , authentic
[2] lawful , licit , legal , by law , de jure , statutory
[3] commonsensical , sensible , reasonable , proper , correct , acceptable , valid , logical , justifiable , just , fair
[4] logical
[5] lawful , licit