litigate

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Litigate \Lit"i*gate\, verb (used without an object) To carry on a suit by judicial process.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Litigate \Lit"i*gate\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Litigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Litigating}.] [See {Litigation}.] To make the subject of a lawsuit; to contest in law; to prosecute or defend by pleadings, exhibition of evidence, and judicial debate in a court; as, to litigate a cause.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

litigate

verb

1: engage in legal proceedings

2: institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against; "He was warned that the district attorney would process him"; "She actioned the company for discrimination" [syn: {action}, {sue}, {litigate}, {process}]


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