What does litigation mean?

Definitions for litigation
ˌlɪt ɪˈgeɪ ʃənlit·i·ga·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. litigation, judicial proceedingnoun

    a legal proceeding in a court; a judicial contest to determine and enforce legal rights


  1. litigationnoun

    The conduct of a lawsuit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Litigationnoun

    the act or process of litigating; a suit at law; a judicial contest

    Etymology: [L. litigatio, fr. litigare to dispute, litigate; lis, litis, dispute, lawsuit (OL. stlis) + agere to carry on. See Agent.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. litigation

    A form of hell whereby money is transferred from the pockets of the proletariat to that of lawyers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of litigation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of litigation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of litigation in a Sentence

  1. Scott Puritz:

    The DOL has been very prudent about how they've gone about this in trying to make their rule litigation-proof, but opponents will sue in court.

  2. Eugene Stearns:

    I believe the instruction on falsity to be unprecedented in the history of securities litigation.

  3. Brent Wisner:

    This is not the end of this litigation.

  4. Howard Simon:

    After nearly four years of litigation, this ugly attack on poor Floridians has finally come to an end, this law was always about scoring political points on the backs of Florida's poor and treating them like suspected criminals without suspicion or evidence.

  5. John Cryan:

    Our challenges are also evident in the unacceptably high level of our costs, our continuing burden of heavy litigation charges, a balance sheet that must be more efficient, and the poor overall returns to our shareholders.

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