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illegitimate

adjective

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1 born to a father and mother who are not married
  • despite being illegitimate, Alexander Hamilton rose to greatness

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The first known use of illegitimate was in 1536

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“Illegitimate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illegitimate. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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