warrant of attorney

Legal Definition of warrant of attorney

: a power of attorney authorizing another (as an attorney) to appear in court and confess judgment on the grantor's behalf

Learn More About warrant of attorney

Dictionary Entries Near warrant of attorney

warrantee

warrant of attorney

warrantor

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Warrant of attorney.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/warrant%20of%20attorney. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!