Results for illegitimate

Definitions of illegitimate:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Born out of wedlock; contrary to law; not gendine.

part of speech: verb

To prove to be born out of wedlock; to bastardise.

part of speech: adjective

Not according to law: not born in wedlock: not properly inferred or reasoned: not genuine.

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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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