Meaning of “legit” in the English Dictionary

"legit" in English

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legitadjective [ after verb ]

uk /ləˈdʒɪt/ us /ləˈdʒɪt/ informal


uk /ləˈdʒɪt/ us /ləˈdʒɪt/ US informal

used to mean "actually" when you want to say that you think something is very surprising or difficult to believe:

He was legit driving the car with all the doors open.

(Definition of “legit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"legit" in Business English

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uk /ləˈdʒɪt/ us informal

allowed by law or done according to the rules of an organization or activity:

They are running supposedly legit businesses.
go legit

to start operating legally after previously operating illegally:

Anyone who is in this position should consider going legit.

(Definition of “legit” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)