Definition of legal action
: a process to have a court of law settle an argument He plans on taking legal action against the company.
Word by Word Definitions
: of or relating to law
: deriving authority from or founded on law : de jure
: having a formal status derived from law often without a basis in actual fact : titular
: one that conforms to rules or the law
: a thing done : deed
: the accomplishment of a thing usually over a period of time, in stages, or with the possibility of repetition
: behavior, conduct
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