Usage examples for illegitimate

  1. The illegitimate children, who, it may be noted, were only two or three out of so many, received a smaller allowance. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  2. Therefore, the market principle is the illegitimate child of the money economy. – Down-with-the-Cities by Nakashima, Tadashi
  3. I cannot yield, therefore, as a German prince, that Austria increase her power in an illegitimate manner, but I will cast my good sword in the scales, that the balance is heavier on the side upon which depends the existence of Germany, that she may not be tossed in the air by Austria's weight. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach