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definition 1: in accordance with the law or rules (used especially when the breaking of laws or rules is suspected).
example: Upon investigation, it was found that these were legitimate business dealings.
example: He was shown to be the legitimate heir to the throne.
definition 2: valid, justified, or deserved.
example: She had to admit that it was a legitimate criticism.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the adjective legitimate
legitimate + NOUN: ~ complaint, ~ grievance, ~ criticism, ~ concern, ~ fear, ~ excuse, ~ objection, ~ suspicion, ~ reason, ~ aim, ~ purpose, ~ expense, ~ business, ~ enterprise, ~ ruler, ~ heir