conformable to or allowed by law
"lawful methods of dissent"
according to custom or rule or natural law
true(a), lawful, rightful(a)adjective
having a legally established claim
"the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"
lawful, legitimate, licitadjective
authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law
"a legitimate government"
Conforming to, permitted by, or recognised by law or rules.
Etymology: 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
In compliance with the law.
The acts of the parliament were in accordance with the law.Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020
The numerical value of lawful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of lawful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
I think we very quickly realized, as a result of our actions those first few days, Aug. 13, 14 and even 15, that our government didn't have a real plan, and most especially didn’t even have communication with a lot of the families that were trying to get out, including American citizens, lawful permanent residents and especially SIVs (Special Immigration Visas), i think that's when we realized, gosh, we might need a lot of people trying to support this effort.
If you stay off the roadway, this would never be an issue, those motorists are going about the lawful, legal exercise of their right to drive down the road….Those people didn’t ask to be in this.
It just means people are going to be screened. cBP officers facilitate lawful trade and travel and process more than 1 million travelers a day at U.S. Ports of Entry.
Yesterday, President Trump declared to the entire country that President Trump would obstruct Congress and order all White House officials to defy lawful subpoenas from Congress, today, the Trump Administration went even further by expanding this policy to employees at federal agencies — even when the subpoenas are bipartisan and supported by Republican Members of Congress.
We agree with the Court’s conclusion that the program is lawful, and that in passing the USA Freedom Act, Congress provided for a 180 day transition period for the government to continue the existing collection program until the new mechanism of obtaining call detail records is implemented.
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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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