Definitions for litigantˈlɪt ɪ gənt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word litigant

Princeton's WordNet

  1. litigant, litigator(noun)

    (law) a party to a lawsuit; someone involved in litigation

    "plaintiffs and defendants are both litigants"


  1. litigant(Noun)

    A party suing or being sued in a lawsuit, or otherwise calling upon the judicial process to determine the outcome of a suit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Litigant(adj)

    disposed to litigate; contending in law; engaged in a lawsuit; as, the parties litigant

  2. Litigant(noun)

    a person engaged in a lawsuit

  3. Origin: [L. litigans, -antis, p. pr. of litigare: cf. F. litigant. See Litigate.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Karuna Nundy:

    Let's not forget that the government of India is the largest litigant before the courts.

  2. Karuna Nundy:

    A system of judges appointing themselves is imperfect, let's not forget that the government of India is the largest litigant before the courts.

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