Left Definition 1 of 4Right
LampPro Tip 1/2
Legal AcceptancePlay
Legitimacy refers to something being within the law and socially accepted. SlideThe legitimacy of the new policy was recognized by the international community.
LampPro Tip 2/2
Beyond LawPlay
Sometimes 'legitimacy' includes moral or ethical acceptance, not just legal. SlideDespite being legal, the project lacked legitimacy in the public's eyes.