Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun legal_right

1 sense of legal right

Sense 1
legal right -- (a right based in law)
       => right -- (an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights"; "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away")

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