Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


plural noun
the four voluntary legal societies in England (Lincoln’s Inn, the Inner Temple, the Middle Temple, and Gray’s Inn) that have the exclusive privilege of calling candidates to the English bar after they have received such instruction and taken such examinations as the Inns provide.
the buildings owned and used by the Inns.
plural noun
(in England) the four private unincorporated societies in London that function as a law school and have the exclusive privilege of calling candidates to the English bar See Lincoln’s Inn, Inner Temple, Middle Temple, Gray’s Inn


Read Also:

  • Innsbruck

    [inz-broo k; German ins-broo k] /ˈɪnz brʊk; German ˈɪns brʊk/ noun 1. a city in W Austria, on the Inn river. [ti-rohl, tahy-, tahy-rohl; German tee-rohl] /tɪˈroʊl, taɪ-, ˈtaɪ roʊl; German tiˈroʊl/ noun 1. an alpine region in W Austria and N Italy: a former Austrian crown land. 2. a province in W Austria. 4883 […]

  • Innu

    /ˈɪnuː/ noun 1. a member of an Algonquian people living in Labrador and northern Quebec 2. the Algonquian language of this people

  • Innuendo

    [in-yoo-en-doh] /ˌɪn yuˈɛn doʊ/ noun, plural innuendos, innuendoes. 1. an indirect intimation about a person or thing, especially of a disparaging or a derogatory nature. 2. Law. /ˌɪnjʊˈɛndəʊ/ noun (pl) -dos, -does 1. an indirect or subtle reference, esp one made maliciously or indicating criticism or disapproval; insinuation 2. (law) (in pleading) a word introducing […]

  • Innuit

    [in-oo-it, -yoo-] /ˈɪn u ɪt, -yu-/ noun, plural Innuits (especially collectively) Innuit. 1. . [in-oo-it, -yoo-] /ˈɪn u ɪt, -yu-/ noun, plural Inuits (especially collectively) Inuit for 1. 1. a member of the Eskimo peoples inhabiting northernmost North America from northern Alaska to eastern Canada and Greenland. 2. the language of the Inuit, a member […]

Disclaimer: Inns-of-court definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.