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Synonyms for lawfully
law·ful·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legitimately, lawfully, licitlyadverb

    in a manner acceptable to common custom

    "you cannot do this legitimately!"

    Synonyms:
    licitly, legally, legitimately, de jure

    Antonyms:
    lawlessly, unlawfully, illicitly, illegally

  2. legally, lawfully, de jureadverb

    by law; conforming to the law

    "we are lawfully wedded now"

    Synonyms:
    licitly, legally, legitimately, de jure

    Antonyms:
    lawlessly, unlawfully, illicitly, illegally

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lawfully":

    legally, legitimately, licit, rightfully

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#8183legally
#29038lawfully
#36965rightfully
#37221legitimately
#129433licit

How to use lawfully in a sentence?

  1. Xavier Becerra:

    We're going to try to halt The President from violating The Constitution, the separation of powers, from stealing money from Americans and states that has been allocated by Congress, lawfully.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    We're going to do everything we're lawfully required to do.

  3. Pope Pius XI:

    Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due; that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good; and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws.

  4. Pope Pius XI:

    Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws.

  5. Clyde Parry:

    Haven't we learned anything? You must comply with the lawful orders of police officers who are lawfully investigating suspicious incidents and or criminal activity. This is a dangerous prank. It could have led to deadly consequences.


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