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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legitimately, lawfully, licitlyadverb

    in a manner acceptable to common custom

    "you cannot do this legitimately!"

  2. legitimatelyadverb

    in a lawfully recognized manner

    "let's get married so our child can be born legitimately"


  1. legitimatelyadverb

    In a legitimate manner, properly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Legitimatelyadverb

    in a legitimate manner; lawfully; genuinely

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legitimately in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legitimately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of legitimately in a Sentence

  1. Green Beret:

    I legitimately think he is confusing critical race theory for some type of diversity training or a history class on fascism and communism.

  2. Jonah Goldberg:

    It traffics in all manner of innuendo and conspiracy theories that I think legitimately could lead to violence, that for me, and for Steve, was the last straw.

  3. Ernesto Araujo:

    I hope ... people who legitimately care about the environment see that Brazil is the hero and not the villain.

  4. Sheriff Will Snyder:

    Some of these people had (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement) detainers;some of them had warrants from other places. Wehad to work through legitimately getting them out of jail.

  5. Mika Brzezinski:

    I’m concerned about women, who are legitimately sexually harassed in the workplace across America, and where this is taking us.

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