seek damages

Definition of seek damages


  1. :  to ask a court to require someone who has treated one unfairly or hurt one in some way to pay money

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to resort to :  go to

    :  to go in search of :  look for

    :  to try to discover

damageplay damages
  1. :  loss or harm resulting from injury to person, property, or reputation

    :  compensation in money imposed by law for loss or injury

    :  expense, cost

  1. :  to cause damage (see 1damage 1) to

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