Definition of validity:
- Legal strength, force, or authority; that quality of a thing which renders it supportable in law, or equity; as, the validity of a will; the validity of a contract, claim, or title.
- The quality or state of being valid; strength; force; especially, power to convince; justness; soundness; as, the validity of an argument or proof; the validity of an objection.
hardihood, robustness, rigourousness, severity, lustiness, efficacy, harshness, stiffness, severeness, realness, legality, hardship, rigour, truthfulness, asperity, genuineness, hardiness, validness, true, hardness, grimness, boldness, gravity, cogency, authenticity, rigor, inclemency, daring, rigorousness.
- "The Mystery of 31 New Inn", R. Austin Freeman.
- "A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II.", Bulstrode Whitelocke.
The Constitution of Mississippi authorized suit to be brought against the State in such cases in her own courts, and this I regarded as the proper course to be pursued by the bondholders, holding that the State would be bound by the judicial decision, if it should sustain the validity of the claim.- "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.