Adjective "Legitimation" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Legitimation


    Definition:

    1. according to law; lawful: the property's legitimate owner.

    2. in accordance with established rules, principles, or standards.

    3. born in wedlock or of legally married parents: legitimate children.

    4. in accordance with the laws of reasoning; logically inferable; logical: a legitimate conclusion.

    5. resting on or ruling by the principle of hereditary right: a legitimate sovereign.

    6. not spurious or unjustified; genuine: It was a legitimate complaint.

    7. of the

    Origin:
    legitimate

    Examples:

    "problems can be legitimation."