Definitions for litigantˈlɪt ɪ gənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lit•i•gantˈlɪt ɪ gənt(n.)

  1. a person engaged in a lawsuit.

    Category: Law

  2. (adj.)litigating; engaged in a lawsuit.

    Category: Law

Origin of litigant:

1630–40; < L

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


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