Definition of tortious
: implying or involving tort tortious acts
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However, the judge did have to figure out whether Mueller's claims of tortious interference could proceed to trial.
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First Known Use of tortious
Legal Definition of tortious
: constituting a tort : recognized as a tort a tortious act tortious interference with contract
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