Part of speech:
The filing fees, jury fees, court reporter fees, and other expenses, excluding attorneys’ fees, incurred in the prosecution of or defense against a civil suit. When allowed by statute, a court may order the losing party in a civil action to reimburse the successful party for his or her costs. Also called court costs. See also bill of costs.
Payment for work done.
The act of making good another’s financial loss or liability, resulting from the occurrence of a particular event or contingency.
The act of making good or compensating for loss, damage, or injury; indemnification.
To revert or go by escheat
Find another word for damages. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for damages, like: reparations, costs, reimbursement, compensation, expense, expenses, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution and redress.