noun, plural leg·a·cies.
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All three actions directly threaten the legacy of Carl Stokes and that river fire back in 1969.
Martinez told me the monitoring commitment is a huge victory for the workers, many of whom have since left Voyant but now “leave behind a legacy for their co-workers who remain.”Temp Workers Fight Back Against Alleged Sexual Harassment and Say They Face Retaliation for Doing So|by Melissa Sanchez|August 28, 2020|ProPublica
Initially seen as a mere caretaker for the iconic franchise that Jobs built before his 2011 death, Cook has forged his own distinctive legacy.Apple CEO Tim Cook is fulfilling another Steve Jobs vision|Rachel Schallom|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Part of that is because young shoppers do not care about legacy or the amount of time that brands have been around.
Let’s hope we can renew those lost American conventions through this coming electoral season, honoring our legacy and ensuring our nation’s future as a unified people.Departure from convention—mom, baseball, the postal worker, and patriotism|jakemeth|August 19, 2020|Fortune
Unfortunately, this is more about protecting the legacy of a ‘great man.’
I don't know why or who's doing it, but it's the legacy…and it's a legacy that is so important to the culture.
The TVA, a federally owned and chartered electric power provider, is a New Deal legacy just like Social Security.Steve Scalise Shows There’s a Fine Line Between Confederate & Southern|Lloyd Green|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Reconcile is a rapper from Houston, a city with a rich hip-hop legacy.Down With the King: Christianity Isn’t Hiding in Rap’s Closet|Stereo Williams|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With the midterm elections safely in the rearview mirror, Obama is on legacy patrol.
"These must be the legacy to our children," was the reply, in a grave and almost contrite tone.
Each gave to the abbé some legacy of affection to be conveyed to loved ones who were to be left behind.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Thus, should a person mentioned as legatee die before the testator, the legacy would be invalid.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
The primitive church, indeed, treasured up these memories of moral heroism as her most precious legacy to after times.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
He had another legacy to make over to him, a large iron case fastened with three iron locks.Black Diamonds|Mr Jkai