conformable to or allowed by law
"lawful methods of dissent"
according to custom or rule or natural law
true(a), lawful, rightful(a)(adj)
having a legally established claim
"the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"
lawful, legitimate, licit(adj)
authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law
"a legitimate government"
Conforming to, permitted by, or recognised by law or rules.
Origin: From laweful, equivalent to , conflated with leful, leeful, leveful. See also leveful.
conformable to law; allowed by law; legitimate; competent
constituted or authorized by law; rightful; as, the lawful owner of lands
The numerical value of lawful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of lawful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of lawful in a Sentence
The question is, it is lawful ?
A lawful kiss is never worth a stolen one.
It was not at all clear that these were all lawful.
Last night was what a lawful demonstration looks like.
SB 4 is constitutional, lawful and a vital step in securing our borders.
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Translations for lawful
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- rechtsmäßig, legal, gesetzlichGerman
- lainmukainen, laillinenFinnish
- dligheachScottish Gaelic
- törvényes, törvényszerűHungarian
- gesetzlechLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- rechtmatig, wettigDutch
- правомерный, легальный, законныйRussian
- berättigad, laglig, rättmätigSwedish
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