litigate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To contest in legal proceedings.
    • to really make the subject of case; to contest in-law; to prosecute or defend by pleadings, event of research, and judicial discussion in a court.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To engage in legal procedures.
    • To carry on a suit by judicial procedure.
  • verb:
    • To go to legislation.
    • practice appropriate proceedings
    • institute legal procedures against; file a suit against
  • others:
    • to continue a suit by judicial process.
    • To make the topic of a suit at legislation; bring before a court of law for choice; prosecute or defend at legislation, as a right or claim.

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