Definitions for illegitimately

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word illegitimately

Princeton's WordNet

  1. illegitimately, illicitly(adverb)

    in a manner disapproved or not allowed by custom

    "He acted illegitimately when he increased the rent fourfold"

  2. illegitimately, out of wedlock(adverb)

    of biological parents not married to each other

    "this child was born illegitimately"


  1. illegitimately(Adverb)

    In an illegitimate manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illegitimately(adverb)

    in a illegitimate manner; unlawfully

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    Right-wing rule is in danger. Leftist elements and the media in this country and abroad have joined forces to illegitimately bring Tzipi and Bougie (Herzog) to power.


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