Synonyms of legal
1 judicialDictionary • the British legal system
judicial • an independent judicial inquiry
2 lawfulDictionary • What I did was perfectly legal.
lawful • lawful for the doctors to treat her in whatever way they considered best
constitutional • We have a constitutional right to demonstrate.
valid • For foreign holidays you will need a valid passport.
legitimate • They have demanded the restoration of the legitimate government.
rightful • The car must be returned to its rightful owner.
permissible • He said it was not permissible to postpone the case any longer.
within the law
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constitutionalConstitutional means relating to the constitution of a particular country or organization.
• We have a constitutional right to demonstrate.
judicialJudicial means relating to the legal system and to judgments made in a court of law.
• an independent judicial inquiry
Thesaurus for legal from the Collins English Thesaurus
established by or founded upon law; lawful
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