legit


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le·git

 (lə-jĭt′)
adj. Slang
Legitimate.

legit

(lɪˈdʒɪt)
adj
short for legitimate
n
(Theatre) legitimate or professionally respectable drama

le•git

(ləˈdʒɪt)
adj.
Informal.
legitimate.
[1905–10; by shortening]
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legit

adjective
Slang. Within, allowed by, or sanctioned by the law:
Translations

legit

[ləˈdʒɪt] ADJ I checked him out, he's legithe hecho averiguaciones y es de fiar, he hecho averiguaciones y es un tipo legal (Sp)
to go legitlegalizar la situación

legit

adj (inf)O.K. (inf)
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But the most important aspect of Legit is the social element and the focus on ratings and reviews from friends.
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Jordan starred opposite Clare Grogan in Legit, which was about two Glasgow black market traders.
He's been working with them on making the park legit.
And lede is legit usage, if you agree with Richard Weiner in his Webster's New World Dictionary of Media and Communications (Macmillan, 1996) where the variant term is defined as "the correct, original spelling (though it is rarely used) for LEAD, as used in journalism.
Official news and legit updates regarding the missing MH370 shall come from search authorities tasked at finding the airplane such as the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB).
From the makers of the Karen Dunbar Show, Rab C Nesbitt and Legit, comes a oneoff Scottish comedy, set in a fictional, yet strangely familiar town.
That boy is not deficient in the love zone - he's got more than enough to go around, and it's all legit.
Operating as Edgars department store since 1929, Edcon today offers ten retail brands (including Edgars, Jet, CNA, Red Square, Boardmans, Legit, Jet Shoes, Temptations, Prato and JetMart) through its approximately one thousand stores across South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland and Lesotho.