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adjective le·git \li-ˈjit\

Definition of legit

slang

  1. :  legitimate



Examples of legit in a sentence

  1. What she's doing is perfectly legit.

  2. All I want is a legit chance to succeed.



1908

First Known Use of legit

1908



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