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See definition of tort on Dictionary.com
  • as incrime
  • as inillegality
  • as inimmorality
  • as inpeccancy
  • as insin
  • as inwrong

synonyms for tort

  • atrocity
  • breach
  • case
  • corruption
  • evil
  • felony
  • infraction
  • lawlessness
  • misconduct
  • misdeed
  • misdemeanor
  • scandal
  • transgression
  • violation
  • wrongdoing
  • abomination
  • break
  • caper
  • criminality
  • delinquency
  • depravity
  • dereliction
  • enormity
  • fault
  • hit
  • illegality
  • immorality
  • infringement
  • iniquity
  • job
  • malfeasance
  • outrage
  • racket
  • sneak
  • trespass
  • vice
  • villainy
  • wickedness
  • wrong
  • antisocial behavior
  • delict
  • delictum
  • evil behavior
  • fast one
  • malefaction
  • mortal sin
  • unlawful act

antonyms for tort

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  • behavior
  • goodness
  • kindness
  • obedience
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • delight
  • good
  • joy
  • right
  • strength
  • virtue
  • good deed
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    How to use tort in a sentence

    However, we can begin reforming the bankruptcy system before the next mass tort bankruptcy of this type, where actual people have suffered irreparable harm.
    WHAT AMERICANS DON’T KNOW ABOUT THE PURDUE PHARMA BANKRUPTCY HURTS ALL OF USRYAN HAMPTONOCTOBER 6, 2021TIME
    Instead of a traditional course focused on an area of law such as contracts or torts, the school’s leaders crafted a more personal, broad-ranging look at leadership.
    MOST POPULAR COURSE EVER AT GEORGETOWN LAW? HOW TO FIGHT FOR JUSTICE.SUSAN SVRLUGANOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    That case –— brought by prominent civil rights lawyers including Charles Ogletree and Johnnie Cochran — focused on civil and tort claims seeking reparations on behalf of about 200 survivors and descendants.
    HE’S LAYING THE LEGAL GROUNDWORK FOR REPARATIONSDANIEL MALLOYOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
    They can seek medical tort reform to reduce the don’t-get-sued pressure physicians feel to advocate for more tests or procedures.
    MY CANCER MIGHT BE BACK—AND I WONDER IF UNNECESSARY RADIATION CAUSED IT IN THE FIRST PLACEJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
    As it is an impersonal, artificial thing, a corporation cannot possibly commit a wrong or tort like a natural person.
    PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
    In many states an action in tort instead of trespass is the proper remedy.
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    The publication of the same slander by different persons is not a joint tort, it is a distinct wrong done by each slanderer.
    PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
    As the gist of the tort consists of the injury done to one's reputation, the defamatory statement must have been published.
    PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
    Why, oh why, is the stealing of one kind of property a criminal offense, and another only a civil tort?
    INVENTORS & INVENTIONSHENRY ROBINSON
    According to the French proverb, 'Les absens ont toujours tort.'
    SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES OF H. R. H. THE PRINCE OF WALES: 1863-1888EDWARD VII
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