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Synonyms for plaintiff
ˈpleɪn tɪfplain·tiff

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  1. plaintiffnoun

    complainant, litigant

    defendant, suspect

  2. plaintiffnoun

    A party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant; accusers.

    complainant, litigant

    defendant, suspect

Princeton's WordNet

  1. plaintiff, complainantnoun

    a person who brings an action in a court of law


    defendant, suspect

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  1. plaintiffnoun

    accuser, prosecutor

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  1. plaintiffnoun


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  1. John Roberts:

    When a plaintiff files suit seeking redress for an alleged injury, and the defendant agrees to fully redress that injury, there is no longer a case or controversy.

  2. Lorenzo Roel:

    We're waiting for what the interpretation will be, since the plaintiff can block the defendant's exports, that's one of the concerns.

  3. Patrick Gunn:

    We are pleased this years-long harassment has come to an end and that plaintiff will see no financial gain from his misconduct.

  4. Michael Jones:

    I would be concerned if I sent an employee to a high risk region, if that claim gets in front of a jury, you're going to be looking at a very sympathetic plaintiff.

  5. Jennifer Connell:

    The injuries, losses and harm to the plaintiff were caused by the negligence and carelessness of the minor defendant in that a reasonable eight year old under those circumstances would know or should have known that a forceful greeting such as the one delivered by the defendant could cause the harms and losses suffered by the plaintiff.

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