Derived forms of legalisticlegalistically, adverb
Words nearby legalistic
How to use legalistic in a sentence
Crisis becomes less incendiary when it becomes legalistic and technical.
Al-Mughni's statement was technical, legalistic, convoluted and entirely unconvincing.
Then if he has time left, he may devote it to legalistic discussions, and there would be no harm.A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy|Isaac Husik
And it accords with the position which the legalistic opposition had now taken up.
They protect from exaggeration and abuse the liberty already defended from legalistic encroachments.
Legalistic controversy over missionary methods had previously absorbed so much energy that little was left for missionary work.An American Religious Movement|Winfred Ernest Douglas
Still he had risen to great heights of oratory and legalistic reason.Children of the Market Place|Edgar Lee Masters