in so·​li·​do | \ in-ˈsä-lə-dō, -ˈsō-lē-ˌdō\

Legal Definition of in solido

in the civil law of Louisiana : for the whole : involving all an in solido obligation if several persons have jointly borrowed the same object, they are bound for it in solido to the lenderLouisiana Civil Code — compare joint and several

History and Etymology for in solido

New Latin

Keep scrolling for more

Comments on in solido

What made you want to look up in solido? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to be made up of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Where in the World? A Quiz

  • peter bruegel tower of babel painting
  • What language does pajama come from?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!