Words Like LAWSUIT

We have put together a list of words that are similar to LAWSUIT.

7 Alternative Words Similar to lawsuit

1 Suit Noun      Synonym Words Like Suit
2 Case Noun      Synonym Words Like Case
3 Cause Noun      Synonym Words Like Cause
4 Causa Noun      Synonym Words Like Causa
5 Proceeding Noun      Synonym Words Like Proceeding
6 Proceedings Noun      Synonym Words Like Proceedings
7 Countersuit Noun      Hyponym Words Like Countersuit

5 definitions of lawsuit

1 An action at law; a suit in equity or admiralty; any legal proceeding before a court for the enforcement of a claim.
2 a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy
3 An action or a suit brought before a court, as to recover a right or redress a grievance.
4 A suit at law or in equity; an action or a proceeding in a civil court; a process in law instituted by one party to compel another to do him justice.
5 In civil law, a case where two or more people disagree and one or more of the parties take the case to a court for resolution.
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