Definition of law court
1 US : an official group of people (such as a judge and jury) who listen to evidence and make decisions about legal cases a decision handed down by a law court
2 : a building or room where legal decisions are made I have to appear in law court next week.
Word by Word Definitions
: a binding custom or practice of a community : a rule of conduct or action prescribed (see prescribe 1a) or formally recognized as binding or enforced by a controlling authority
: the whole body of such customs, practices, or rules
: common law
: to sue or prosecute at law
: the residence or establishment of a sovereign or similar dignitary
: a sovereign's formal assembly of councillors and officers
: the sovereign and officers and advisers who are the governing power
: to seek to gain or achieve
: allure, tempt
: to act so as to invite or provoke
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