summons synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term summons:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. bidding, summons(noun)

    a request to be present

    Synonyms:
    command, bid, bidding, process, dictation, summons

  2. summons(noun)

    an order to appear in person at a given place and time

    Synonyms:
    bidding, process

  3. summons, process(verb)

    a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant

    Synonyms:
    process, bidding, unconscious process, cognitive operation, cognitive process, operation, procedure, mental process, physical process, outgrowth, appendage, summons

  4. summon, summons, cite(verb)

    call in an official matter, such as to attend court

    Synonyms:
    abduce, summon, muster up, reference, marshal, bring up, mention, name, advert, come up, muster, mobilise, quote, mobilize, summons, cite, refer, adduce, rally

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. summons(n.)

    Synonyms:
    citation, official call or notice

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

summonses, subpoena, convening, subpoenas, citation, quotation, convocation, writ, citations



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