Example sentences for: illegitimate

How can you use “illegitimate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It concluded, "A new U.S. policy is now at work where international legality is flagrantly compromised, and where illegitimate methods are used to achieve the country's goals."

  • Whether charging that Thomas Jefferson took a slave as his mistress or that Grover Cleveland fathered an illegitimate child, opponents have long assailed the morals of presidential aspirants.

  • She came from less than nowhere: In 1954, she was born illegitimate, poor, female, and black in Jim Crow Mississippi.

  • The result of the MAST analysis identifies probable endogenous KRC targets and suggests that KRC might interact with genetic elements involved in legitimate or illegitimate V(D)J recombination.

  • On This Week , conservative pundit Bill Kristol protested that by "saying that this trial should be dismissed or saying that the House managers don't get a chance to present their case" through witnesses, Senate Republicans would "discredit" the House's impeachment vote and make it appear "illegitimate."

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