Legitimate Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Legitimate, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Legitimate?

(adj) Legitimate is the term used to qualify an action, event or thing etc which satisfies all the legal adherence required for such action, event, things etc to be a legally existing and sustainable in the eyes of law. Eg.. Marriage relation is required to make the kid as a legitimate kid