a stationer selling articles used by lawyers
(Brit) a person who makes handwritten copies of legal documents
[law-soot] /ˈlɔˌsut/ noun 1. a case in a involving a claim, complaint, etc., by one party against another; at . /ˈlɔːˌsuːt; -ˌsjuːt/ noun 1. a proceeding in a court of law brought by one party against another, esp a civil action n. 1620s, from law + suit (n.).
- Law term
noun 1. an expression or word used in law 2. any of various periods of time appointed for the sitting of law courts
[lawt-n] /ˈlɔt n/ noun 1. a city in SW Oklahoma.
- Law unto oneself
A person who is totally independent, especially one who ignores established rules. For example, You can’t tell Marge how to punctuate; she’s a law unto herself. [ Second half of 1800s ]