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Another word for case

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Noun
  1. One that is representative of a group or class

      1. An individual, item, or part representative of a class or whole.
      2. An organism, part of an organism, or fossil that has been collected and usually preserved, especially for display or scientific research.
      3. A sample, as of tissue, blood, or urine, used for analysis and diagnosis.
      1. A portion, piece, or segment that is representative of a whole:
      2. A specimen taken for analysis or testing:
      3. A set of data or elements drawn from a larger population and analyzed to estimate the characteristics of that population.
      1. One that serves as an example or type for others of the same classification.
      2. One that serves as a delegate or agent for another.
      3. A member of a governmental body, usually legislative, chosen by popular vote.
      1. An example that is cited to prove or invalidate a contention or illustrate a point.
      2. A case or an occurrence:
      3. A step in a process or series of events:
      1. The act of illustrating or the state of being illustrated:
      2. A picture or image that is used to decorate or clarify a text.
      3. An example that is used to clarify or explain something.
      1. One that is representative of a group as a whole:
      2. One serving as a pattern of a specific kind:
      3. A similar case that constitutes a model or precedent:
    See also:

    substitute

  2. A legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

      1. A set of matching outer garments, especially one consisting of a coat with trousers or a skirt, often worn on formal occasions.
      2. A person, especially an executive, who wears one of these garments at work.
      3. An outfit worn for a special activity:
      1. An action or proceeding other than a criminal prosecution brought in a court of law or equity.
      1. An example that is cited to prove or invalidate a contention or illustrate a point.
      2. A case or an occurrence:
      3. A step in a process or series of events:
      1. The producer of an effect, result, or consequence.
      2. The one, such as a person, event, or condition, that is responsible for an action or result.
      3. A basis for an action or response; a reason:
      1. The state or process of acting or doing:
      2. Something that is done or accomplished; a deed.
      3. Organized activity to accomplish an objective:
    See also:

    law

  3. A course of reasoning

      1. A sharp or tapered end:
      2. An object having a sharp or tapered end:
      3. A tapering extension of land projecting into water; a peninsula, cape, or promontory.
      1. A discussion in which disagreement is expressed; a debate.
      2. A quarrel; a dispute.
      3. A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
    See also:

    reason

Verb
  1. To look at carefully or critically

Another word for case

Noun
  1. An example

      1. A detailed analysis of a person or group, especially as a model of medical, psychiatric, psychological, or social phenomena.
      2. A detailed intensive study of a unit, such as a corporation or a corporate division, that stresses factors contributing to its success or failure.
      3. An exemplary or cautionary model; an instructive example:
      1. A portion, piece, or segment that is representative of a whole:
      2. A specimen taken for analysis or testing:
      3. A set of data or elements drawn from a larger population and analyzed to estimate the characteristics of that population.
      1. The act of illustrating or the state of being illustrated:
      2. A picture or image that is used to decorate or clarify a text.
      3. An example that is used to clarify or explain something.
      1. An example that is cited to prove or invalidate a contention or illustrate a point.
      2. A case or an occurrence:
      3. A step in a process or series of events:
    See also:

    example

  2. Circumstance

      1. That which occupies space and has mass; physical substance.
      2. A type of such substance:
      3. Discharge or waste, such as pus or feces, from a living organism.
      1. Knowledge or information based on real occurrences:
      2. Something demonstrated to exist or known to have existed:
      3. A real occurrence; an event:
      1. The action, fact, or instance of occurring:
      2. Something that takes place; an event or incident:
      1. A particular occurrence, especially one of minor importance.
      2. An event in a narrative or drama.
      3. A usually violent or disruptive occurrence, especially one that precipitates a larger crisis:
  3. A legal action

      1. A course of action; a procedure.
      2. A sequence of events occurring at a particular place or occasion:
      3. A record of business carried on by a society or other organization; minutes.
      1. An action or proceeding other than a criminal prosecution brought in a court of law or equity.
      1. the act or process of carrying on a lawsuit
      2. a lawsuit
      1. A set of matching outer garments, especially one consisting of a coat with trousers or a skirt, often worn on formal occasions.
      2. A person, especially an executive, who wears one of these garments at work.
      3. An outfit worn for a special activity:
  4. An organized argument

      1. A thing or set of things helpful in forming a conclusion or judgment:
      2. Something indicative; an indication or set of indications:
      3. The means by which an allegation may be proven, such as oral testimony, documents, or physical objects.
      1. A solemn supplication or request, especially to a superior authority; an entreaty.
      2. A formal written document requesting a right or benefit from a person or group in authority.
      3. A formal written application seeking a court's intervention and action on a matter:
      1. A discussion in which disagreement is expressed; a debate.
      2. A quarrel; a dispute.
      3. A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
  5. Actual conditions

      1. A place or location.
      2. The right or appropriate place:
      3. A strategic area occupied by members of a force:
      1. Position relative to that of others; standing:
      2. High standing; prestige:
      3. The legal character or condition of a person or thing:
      1. The combination of circumstances at a given moment; a state of affairs.
      2. A critical, problematic, or striking set of circumstances:
      3. The way in which something is positioned vis-à-vis its surroundings:
  6. Difficulty

  7. A container or its contents

  8. *A difficult or eccentric person

      1. A device for transmitting rotary motion, consisting of a handle or arm attached at right angles to a shaft.
      2. A clever turn of speech; a verbal conceit:
      3. A peculiar or eccentric idea or action.
      1. To cause to be irritated, especially by repeated acts; trouble or annoy:
      2. To make agitated or perplexed; upset:
      3. To intrude on without warrant or invitation; disturb:
      1. A question to be considered, solved, or answered:
      2. A situation, matter, or person that is hard to deal with or understand:
      3. A personal matter that causes one difficulty or needs to be dealt with: