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Meaning of lawsuit by Wiktionary Dictionary

lawsuit


    Etymology

    law + suit


    law suit

    By Wiktionary ( 2012/05/24 07:26 UTC Version )

    Noun

    law suit ( plural: law suits )

    1. Alternative form of lawsuit .


Explanation of lawsuit by Wordnet Dictionary

lawsuit


    Noun
    1. a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy



    Definition of lawsuit by GCIDE Dictionary

    lawsuit


    1. Lawsuit n. An action at law; a suit in equity or admiralty; any legal proceeding before a court for the enforcement of a claim.