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Synonyms for lawsuit
ˈlɔˌsutlaw·suit

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. lawsuit, suit, case, cause, causanoun

    a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

    "the family brought suit against the landlord"

    Synonyms:
    crusade, type, font, instance, pillow slip, case, reason, courting, eccentric, cause, guinea pig, fount, casing, character, event, grounds, subject, example, drive, courtship, causa, suit of clothes, slip, compositor's case, wooing, caseful, grammatical case, causal agent, face, showcase, vitrine, movement, display case, campaign, sheath, typeface, typesetter's case, effort, causal agency, suit, pillowcase, shell

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lawsuitnoun

    Synonyms:
    action, suit in law

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  1. lawsuitnoun

    Synonyms:
    litigation, case, suit, action

    Associated words:
    litigant, litigate, litigious, litigable, barratry

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "lawsuit":

    trial, litigation, suit, prosecution, proceedings

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How to use lawsuit in a sentence?

  1. Floyd Abrams:

    I can understand CNN being reluctant to sue because the president keeps saying CNN is the enemy of me, and CNN might have reluctance to have a lawsuit titled' CNN vs. Donald Trump.' That said, yes, I think they should sue.

  2. Rogge Dunn:

    This lawsuit is not simply about protecting Jane Doe. It is about protecting people's privacy.

  3. David Daleiden:

    We are providing all raw data to law enforcement and Congressional investigators, the temporary restraining order in a lawsuit from Planned Parenthood's allies at the National Abortion Federation is currently preventing us from releasing a lot of that to investigators, however.

  4. Cruz Paul:

    Democrats have already threatened. There is one Democratic congressman who said he will file a lawsuit over this.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I'd also like to ask you to bring a major lawsuit against the drug companies on opioids, some states have done it. But I'd like a lawsuit to be brought against these companies that are really sending opioids at a level that it shouldn't be happening.


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