legal legal  /ˈli ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
  2. (adj) of or relating to jurisprudence
  3. (adj) having legal efficacy or force
  4. (adj) relating to or characteristic of the profession of law
  5. (adj) allowed by official rules

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. There is a acrimonious debate going on in a lot of countries regarding prostitution being made legal.
  2. Is there a case for assisted suicides to be made legal?
  3. Providing poor legal advice is worse than providing no advise at all.

News

  1. Minnesota Senate legal costs in Brodkorb case total $226K

    State legal expenses associated with former Senate aide Michael Brodkorb's lawsuit now top $226,000, according to an invoice made public Wednesday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

  2. Minnesota Senate legal costs in Brodkorb case tally at $226K

    State legal expenses associated with former Senate aide Michael Brodkorb's lawsuit now top $226,000, according to an invoice made public Wednesday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

  3. Legal battle over Big Rock Blue Marline Tournament prize catch finally over

    The ongoing legal battle over who really won the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament in 2010 and its nearly 1-million dollar purse is finally over.     The attorneys tell 9 On Your Side they settled the case
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WNCT Greenville

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