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Antonyms for legally

dishonorably, dirty, unlawfully, immorally, ignobly, underhandedly, unethically, illegally.

Quotes of legally

  1. Meat consumption is just as dangerous to public health as tobacco use... It's time we looked into holding the meat producers and fast -food outlets legally accountable. – Neal Barnard
  2. By ratifying the Convention, governments become legally bound to implement the rights therein. – Carol Bellamy
  3. The reason it takes us from November the second to December the sixth to certify is because we have a very tedious, very comprehensive process where we audit by precinct, across the state, every vote that was cast to make sure that every vote that was legally cast is counted. – Kenneth Blackwell
  4. If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead. – Erma Bombeck
  5. But black people fall for that same argument, and they go around talking about law breakers. We did not make the laws in this country. We are neither morally nor legally confined to those laws. Those laws that keep them up, keep us down. – H. Rap Brown
  6. May was young and beautiful, we were legally married, but she was caught in the prison of my skin. – Sammy Davis, Jr.
  7. You got to realise that when I was 20 years old, I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally – Dr. Dre
  8. You can't learn everything you need to know legally – John Irving
  9. Without significant reform, the Social Security Administration will be legally and financially unable to pay full promised benefits within a generation. – Ron Lewis
  10. Of the unjust rights which in virtue of this ceremony an iniquitous law gives me over the person and property of another, I cannot legally but I can morally, divest myself. – Robert Dale Owen
  11. Altho that is so, Ireland has always denied and Ireland still denies that the Union was binding upon her either legally or morally. And here on this historic occasion we have assembled to renew our protest and to place it upon record. – John Edward Redmond
  12. Napster is essentially using the music to make money for themselves and that's the part that's both morally and legally wrong. That I think is more relevant than whether or not I'm losing money. – Hilary Rosen
  13. Both free speech rights and property rights belong legally to individuals, but their real function is social, to benefit vast numbers of people who do not themselves exercise these rights. – Thomas Sowell
  14. For playing a man to a square to which it cannot be legally moved, the adversary, at his option, may require him to move the man legally or to move the King. – Howard Staunton

Usage examples for legally

  1. He was only fifteen, but already he had completed the four- year reading course and he could think a great deal more logically than seventy per cent of the people who were legally entitled to vote. – Null-ABC by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
  2. An American girl who has married a Duke is a good deal astonished to find that she is legally only plain " Madame So and So;" that when her husband does his military service there is no trace of the high- sounding title to be found in his official papers. – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
  3. Well, Telzey said, legally they're rational. – Novice by James H. Schmitz
  4. This was the opinion, it will be remembered, when the two communities were legally united, had but one head, wore clothes, and necessarily pursued a multitude of their interests in common. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  5. We have staked three claims, which is all we can legally hold, and our records were only filed an hour and a half ago. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  6. But, by degrees, her courage returned to her, as she remembered that her cousin had told her that, as far as he could see, the necklace was legally her own. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  7. Yet legally I shouldn't have gotten more than seven years. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  8. If the two are making a homestead, or running a farm, or building up a business, then half the proceeds should be the woman's; and it should be legally in her name, and this as a matter of course, as any other business contract. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  9. Your father made it over to you legally years ago. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  10. Until it was proved that she was legally entitled to the fortune her father had left, she could not touch a cent of it. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  11. Her people are acting tyrant with her- as legally they have no right to do in this country, and I shall prove it to them. – The Tragic Comedians, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  12. There's no time legally to do what is right; I feel that there is not. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  13. The boy was of age and legally his own master. – The Lion and the Mouse A Story of an American Life by Charles Klein
  14. " It is a three years' lease to your property herein legally described. – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
  15. Then how could she be legally married? – The Mirror of Kong Ho by Ernest Bramah
  16. If the right belonged to the Executive under the Constitution the passage of the bill would do no harm; if it belonged to Congress the bill would enable the President to exercise it legally – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  17. " It is not legally yours- it is legally his," said another. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  18. James Habersham, had great influence with the trustees; and it was mainly due to their efforts that the colonists were legally allowed to purchase and use negro slaves. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  19. He should consult an authority about this transfer before he makes any more promises which may or may not be legally good. – The Crime of the French Café and Other Stories by Nicholas Carter
  20. Thus, when the cotton gin came fairly into use, slavery had been legally allowed in Georgia for nearly half a century. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris

Rhymes for legally