Adjective "legitimation" definition and examples

(Legitimation may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


  1. 'What exactly are the mechanisms and institutions of legitimation?'
  2. 'But this isn't the same as popular legitimation.'

More definitions

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

More examples(as adjective)

"problems can be legitimation."