lawfully
adverb see lawful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lawfully — index de jure, fairly (impartially) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • lawfully — lawful law‧ful [ˈlɔːfl ǁ ˈlɒː ] adjective LAW allowed by law; = LEGAL: • The owner has the right to use the property for any lawful purpose. lawfully adverb : • a product that has been lawfully produced in a member state of the European Union …   Financial and business terms

  • lawfully — adv. Lawfully is used with these adjectives: ↑married Lawfully is used with these verbs: ↑exercise, ↑terminate …   Collocations dictionary

  • lawfully — lawful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ conforming to, permitted by, or recognized by law or rules. DERIVATIVES lawfully adverb lawfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • lawfully — adverb 1. in a manner acceptable to common custom you cannot do this legitimately! • Syn: ↑legitimately, ↑licitly • Ant: ↑illicitly (for: ↑licitly), ↑lawlessly, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lawfully — Lawful Law ful, a. 1. Conformable to law; allowed by law; legitimate; competent. [1913 Webster] 2. Constituted or authorized by law; rightful; as, the lawful owner of lands. [1913 Webster] {Lawful age}, the age when the law recognizes one s right …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lawfully — See lawful. * * * …   Universalium

  • lawfully — adverb conforming to the law; legally See Also: lawful …   Wiktionary

  • lawfully — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. licitly, in accordance with the law, by law; see legally 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • lawfully — adv. legally, in a manner which is permitted by law; legitimately …   English contemporary dictionary

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