What does co-respondent mean?

Definitions for co-respondent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corespondent, co-respondent(noun)

    the codefendant charged with adultery with the estranged spouse in a divorce proceeding

Webster Dictionary

  1. Co-respondent(noun)

    one who is called upon to answer a summons or other proceeding jointly with another


  1. Co-respondent

    In English law, a co-respondent is, in general, a respondent to a petition, or other legal proceeding, along with another or others, or a person called upon to answer in some other way.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Co-respondent

    kō-re-spond′ent, n. (law) a man charged with adultery, and proceeded against along with the wife, who is the respondent.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of co-respondent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of co-respondent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ian Drysdale:

    I believe the real reason for my dismissal was to deflect attention from the respondent's (RBS's) own admitted failures.

  2. Perry Stimpson:

    I'm trying to paint a picture of the bank at the time and why my actions were normal across the industry and at the respondent (Citi) ... It shows the information-sharing practices that I have been criticised for was a common practice.

  3. Thiruman Archunan:

    In the court of reason man is always a claimant and God is always a respondent. The original intention of the reason for creation of God is to make Him as a respondent as and when the need arises. Hence when a man is in trouble his reason tries to save him by acting as an arbitrator; the reason sitting as sole judge asks the man for his claims and makes the God to respond.

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