legal remedy

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of legal remedy

:a way of finding a solution using the law
  • You may have no legal remedy in this dispute.

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

remedy play
  1. : a medicine, application, or treatment that relieves or cures a disease

  2. : something that corrects or counteracts

  3. : the legal means to recover a right or to prevent or obtain redress for a wrong

  1. : to provide or serve as a remedy for : relieve


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