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Synonyms for lawful

Synonyms for (adjective) lawful

Synonyms: lawful Definition: conformable to or allowed by law Usage: lawful methods of dissent

Similar words: law-abiding, observant Definition: (of individuals) adhering strictly to laws and rules and customs Usage: law-abiding citizens; observant of the speed limit

Synonyms: legitimate, licit, lawful Definition: authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law Usage: a legitimate government

Similar words: legal Definition: established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules

Synonyms: lawful, true, rightful Definition: having a legally established claim Usage: the legitimate heir; the true and lawful king

Similar words: legitimate Definition: of marriages and offspring; recognized as lawful

Synonyms: rule-governed, lawful Definition: according to custom or rule or natural law

Similar words: regular Definition: in accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle Usage: his regular calls on his customers; regular meals; regular duties