While anger over the way the country is run is valid, when it comes to specifics—and to direct, clear solutions—things fall apart.
The criticism is real and valid, but the sins exist on a spectrum between the technically critical and the theatrically hilarious.
Whether any of this really matters is also a valid question.
For those who may have valid claims to asylum, this will be their first opportunity to raise them.
There may be a valid reason for opposing the extension of unemployment benefits.
It is evident that such a decision as this does not rest on valid motives but rather on the accident of subjective conditions.
If they are valid, in any instance, what becomes of the Declaration of Independence?
Santa Anna upon this pronounced in Perote, declaring the election of Guerrero valid.
If they are valid, then how does it appear that God is no respecter of persons?
"That is the only valid argument I ever heard in favor of the bourgeois," I said.
1570s, "having force in law, legally binding," from Middle French valide, from Latin validus "strong, effective," from valere "be strong" (see valiant). The meaning "supported by facts or authority" is first recorded 1640s.