Origin: English/Millennial language – it means real and not fake.
Legit is commonly used by the millennials to refer to something as real and not fake.
Ah Lian: “Everyone! Look at my new limited edition watch, sibei beautiful right?!
Ah Beng: “Looks very fake leh, you bought from pasar malam one is it??
Ah Lian: “No lah!! I went to boutique to buy one hor…..this is legit stuff ok!!! I show you receipt!!