Number of syllables in the word 'legitimate'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word legitimate.

  1. No of syllables in legitimate : 4
  2. Divide syllables in legitimate : le-git-i-mate

More about the word - legitimate

  1. noun
  2. Definition : A person born to a legally married couple.
  1. verb
  2. Synonyms : legitimize
  3. Definition : To make legitimate, lawful, or valid; especially, to put in the position or state of a legitimate person before the law, by legal means.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : lawful, legal, rightful
  3. Definition : In accordance with the law or established legal forms and requirements.
  4. Definition : Conforming to known principles, or established or accepted rules or standards; valid.
  5. Definition : Authentic, real, genuine.
  6. Definition : Lawfully begotten, i.e., born to a legally married couple.


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