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synonyms for assumpsit

  • accusation
  • action
  • argument
  • bill
  • case
  • claim
  • dispute
  • impeachment
  • indictment
  • litigation
  • prosecution
  • suit
  • trial
  • arraignment
  • cause
  • contest
  • presentment
  • proceedings
  • replevin
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How to use assumpsit in a sentence

The first case in assumpsit /3/ only meant to adopt this long familiar thought.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
It was settled that assumpsit would lie for a mere omission or nonfeasance.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
It is inscribed Pater meus et fratres mei dereliquerunt me; Dominus autem assumpsit me!
CURIOSITIES OF LITERATURE, VOL. 3 (OF 3)ISAAC DISRAELI
Assumpsit as a form of action became obsolete after the passing of the Judicature Acts 1873 and 1875.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 2, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Paine pleaded non assumpsit, and, after gaining the case, paid Wilburn the money.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS PAINE, VOL. II. (OF II)MONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
The distinctions between debt, covenant, and assumpsit are merely historical.
THE PATH OF THE LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
It has been shown above that if a man was a common farrier he could be charged for negligence without an assumpsit.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
One of the earliest references to what a promisor was to have for his undertaking was in the action of assumpsit.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
The chief reason why debt was supplanted for centuries by a later remedy, assumpsit, was the survival of this relic of early days.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
It will be well to examine some of the earliest cases in which an undertaking (assumpsit) was alleged.
THE COMMON LAWOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, JR.
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ASSUMPSIT

  • accusation
  • action
  • argument
  • arraignment
  • assumpsit
  • bill
  • case
  • cause
  • claim
  • contest
  • dispute
  • impeachment
  • indictment
  • litigation
  • presentment
  • proceedings
  • prosecution
  • replevin
  • suit
  • trial
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.