Synonyms of legal in English:

legal


See definition of legal

adjective

1‘the Government possessed no legal power to close down this newspaper’

SYNONYMS
lawful, legitimate, licit, within the law, legalized, valid
permissible, permitted, allowable, allowed, above board, admissible, acceptable
authorized, sanctioned, warranted, licensed, official, enforceable, constitutional, statutory, statutable, ex cathedra, binding, bona fide, genuine
right, proper, sound, just, fair, rightful, de jure, honest, upright
informal legit, kosher
ANTONYMS

illegal, criminal

2‘the legal profession’

SYNONYMS
judicial, juridical, jurisdictive, judicatory, forensic