sue for damages

Definition of sue for damages

  1. :  to sue to get money for unfair treatment, damage, etc., that one has suffered

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make petition to or for

    :  to pay court or suit to :  woo

    :  to seek justice or right from (a person) by legal process

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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a trip made at another's expense

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