litigant

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noun lit·i·gant \ˈli-ti-gənt\

Definition of litigant

  1. :  one engaged in a lawsuit

litigant

adjective

1659

First Known Use of litigant

1659


LITIGANT Defined for English Language Learners

litigant

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noun lit·i·gant \ˈli-ti-gənt\

Definition of litigant for English Language Learners

  • law : a person who is involved in a lawsuit : someone who is suing another person or is being sued by another person


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litigant

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noun lit·i·gant \ˈli-ti-gənt\

Legal Definition of litigant

  1. :  an active party to litigation

litigant

adjective

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