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How to Pronounce Legitimate: Learn how to pronounce Legitimate in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word legitimate:

adjective
Pronunciation: /lɪˈdʒɪtɪmət/

1conforming to the law or to rules:
his claims to legitimate authority
(of a child) born of parents lawfully married to each other:
a legitimate male heir
(of a sovereign) having a title based on strict hereditary right:
the last legitimate Anglo-Saxon king
2able to be defended with logic or justification; valid:
a legitimate excuse for being late
3constituting or relating to serious drama as distinct from musical comedy, revue, etc.:
the legitimate theatre
verb
Pronunciation: /lɪˈdʒɪtɪmeɪt/

[with object]
make lawful or justify:
the regime was not legitimated by popular support
Derivatives
legitimately
Pronunciation: /-mətli/

adverb
legitimation
Pronunciation: /-ˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun
legitimatization
noun
legitimatize
(also legitimatise) verb