disputant

noun dis·pu·tant \ di-ˈspyü-tᵊnt , ˈdis-pyə-tənt \

Definition of disputant

: one that is engaged in a dispute

Examples of disputant in a Sentence

  1. there were only three disputants in the argument, but they made enough noise for a dozen

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DISPUTANT Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of disputant for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is involved in a dispute and especially in a legal dispute



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