legal action

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

legal play
  1. : of or relating to law

  2. : deriving authority from or founded on law : de jure

  3. : having a formal status derived from law often without a basis in actual fact : titular

  1. : one that conforms to rules or the law

action play
  1. : a thing done : deed

  2. : the accomplishment of a thing usually over a period of time, in stages, or with the possibility of repetition

  3. : behavior, conduct


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