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legitimate

Translation of legitimate in French:

adjective

British English: /lɪˈdʒɪtɪmət/
American English: /ləˈdʒɪdəmət/
  • 1 (justifiable)
    (action, claim, question, request, target, user)
    légitime
    (conclusion, excuse)
    valable
    it is legitimate to do
    on est en droit de faire
    it is legitimate for me to do
    je suis en droit de faire
  • 2 (in accordance with the law)
    (business, deal, organization)
    régulier/-ière
    (act, child, claim, government, heir, owner, right, spouse)
    légitime
    (killing)
    justifiable
    for a legitimate purpose
    à des fins légitimes
    to make something legitimate
    rendre quelque chose légal
  • 3 (Theatre)
    (theatre)
    vrai (before n)

transitive verb

British English: /lɪˈdʒɪtɪmeɪt/
American English: /ləˈdʒɪdəmeɪt/
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