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Synonyms for licit
ˈlɪs ɪtlic·it

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Wiktionary

  1. licitadjective

    Not forbidden by formal or informal rules.

    Synonyms:
    appropriate, allowed, legit, permitted, legitimate

  2. licitadjective

    Explicitly sanctioned or authorized by law.

    Synonyms:
    permitted, legal, allowed, lawful

    Antonyms:
    illicit

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. licit

    Synonyms:
    lawful, legal, allowable, equitable

    Antonyms:
    illegal, illicit, unfair

Princeton's WordNet

  1. licitadjective

    sanctioned by custom or morality especially sexual morality

    "a wife's licit love"

    Synonyms:
    legitimate, lawful

    Antonyms:
    extracurricular, unlawful, extramarital, illicit, illegal, adulterous

  2. lawful, legitimate, licitadjective

    authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law

    "a legitimate government"

    Synonyms:
    rule-governed, lawful, logical, rightful(a), true(a), legitimate

    Antonyms:
    extramarital, unlawful, extracurricular, illicit, adulterous, illegal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "licit":

    lawful, legitimate, legal, permissible, lawfully

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How to use licit in a sentence?

  1. James Lewis:

    China depends on Western technology and as licit avenues are closed, they turn to espionage to get access.


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