noun, plural le·gal·i·ties.
Origin of legality
Examples from the Web for legality
So he actually brought [religion] back to legality in France.
However, this suit really boils down to less about concussions, and more about the legality of informed consent.Should Dan Marino Have Sued the NFL Over Concussions?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This fig leaf of legality must be stripped away, otherwise violence will persist.Satellites Correctly Predict Military Campaign Against Civilians in Sudan|Akshaya Kumar|December 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
IDF's Military Advocate General: legality of training is anchored in principles of 'belligerent occupation.'
Before the 2012 elections, judges were dividing much more along party lines on questions such as the legality of voter ID laws.Why Judge Posner Changed His Mind On Voter ID Laws|Richard L. Hasen|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet this power is inconsistent with the idea that the constitution recognizes or sanctions the legality of slavery.The Unconstitutionality of Slavery|Lysander Spooner
I am happy to find you agreeing with me, then, in the legality of the doctrine of the right of search.Homeward Bound|James Fenimore Cooper
He took a shorter cut—he denied there was any morality but Legality.The Trial of Theodore Parker|Theodore Parker
It may also mislead by a sharp rogue's adroitness; and I question very much its legality.
I have had scruples on the legality of our union; Hippolita is related to me in the fourth degree.The World's Greatest Books, Vol VIII|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
noun plural -ties
mid-15c., from Middle French légalité, from Medieval Latin legalitatem (nominative legalitas), from Latin legalis "pertaining to the law" (see legal).