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See definition of replevin on Dictionary.com
  • as inlawsuit
  • as inwrit
  • as inrecovery
  • as inrecover
  • as inredeem

synonyms for replevin

  • accusation
  • action
  • argument
  • bill
  • claim
  • dispute
  • impeachment
  • indictment
  • litigation
  • prosecution
  • suit
  • trial
  • arraignment
  • cause
  • contest
  • presentment
  • proceedings
  • assumpsit
See also synonyms for: replevined / replevining
  • restoration
  • return
  • rescue
  • reparation
  • reimbursement
  • redemption
  • recall
  • reclamation
  • indemnification
  • compensation
  • repossession
  • retrieval
  • recapture
  • remuneration
  • replevy
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How to use replevin in a sentence

Another action is replevin which is used to recover specific goods.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
As well might it be questioned, that a writ of replevin for a horse, or a writ of right for land, was "a suit at Common Law."
CHARLES SUMNER; HIS COMPLETE WORKS, VOLUME III (OF 20)CHARLES SUMNER
"I don't want your papers," remarked Sylvane, who did not know a replevin paper from a dog license.
ROOSEVELT IN THE BAD LANDSH. HAGEDORN.
Is replevin any relation, say a second cousin, to lis pendis?
THE WINNING TOUCHDOWNLESTER CHADWICK
Then after filling out a writ of replevin he added, "Excuse me a moment, Mr. Terry; I will be back soon."
UNCLE TERRYCHARLES CLARK MUNN
The bailiffs of the prior following them made suit for their cattle, by replevin within fifteen days: and their suit was allowed.
THE CHRONICLE OF JOCELIN OF BRAKELOND: A PICTURE OF MONASTIC LIFE IN THE DAYS OF ABBOT SAMSONJOCELIN DE BRAKELOND
He had prepared writs of replevin and warrants for larceny for Wooldridge and officers who were with him.
TWENTY YEARS A DETECTIVE IN THE WICKEDEST CITY IN THE WORLDCLIFTON R. WOOLDRIDGE
The deputy sheriff called on the farmer to indemnify him in the replevin suit, which he felt compelled to do.
THE STORY OF COOPERSTOWNRALPH BIRDSALL
Even in that case, however, the process of replevin from the courts of the State would be irregular and unauthorized.
A COMPILATION OF THE MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTS,EDITED BY JAMES D. RICHARDSON
If he does, as we presume he will, proceed by a replevin, we shall have sufficient time before the judgment.
CONSCIENCE, COMPLETEHECTOR MALOT
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WORDS RELATED TO REPLEVIN

  • accusation
  • action
  • argument
  • arraignment
  • assumpsit
  • bill
  • cause
  • claim
  • contest
  • dispute
  • impeachment
  • indictment
  • litigation
  • presentment
  • proceedings
  • prosecution
  • replevin
  • suit
  • trial
  • compensation
  • indemnification
  • recall
  • recapture
  • reclamation
  • redemption
  • reimbursement
  • remuneration
  • reparation
  • replevin
  • replevy
  • repossession
  • rescue
  • restoration
  • retrieval
  • return
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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