legally - definition and synonyms

 
adverb 

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/ˈliːɡəli/
  1. according to the law

    Parents are legally obliged to make sure their children attend school.

    Legally, the shareholders are the owners of the company.

    legally binding (=needing to be obeyed according to the law):

    Once you’ve signed the agreement, it becomes a legally binding document.

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