Litigant



[lit-i-guh nt] /ˈlɪt ɪ gənt/

noun
1.
a person engaged in a lawsuit.
adjective
2.
; engaged in a lawsuit.
/ˈlɪtɪɡənt/
noun
1.
a party to a lawsuit
adjective
2.
engaged in litigation

1630s (adj.); 1650s (n.), from French litigant, from Latin litigantem (nominative litigans), present participle of litigare (see litigation).

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