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Pronunciation of Illegitimate: Learn how to pronounce Illegitimate in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word illegitimate:

adjective
1not authorized by the law; not in accordance with accepted standards or rules:
defending workers against illegitimate managerial practices
2(of a child) born of parents not lawfully married to each other.
noun
a person who is illegitimate by birth.
Derivatives
illegitimacy
noun
illegitimately
adverb
Origin:
mid 16th century: from late Latin illegitimus (from in- ‘not’ + legitimus ‘lawful’), suggested by legitimate