Part of speech:
A case, punishment, etc. that serves as a warning or caution
Position or status with regard to conditions and circumstances:
An enclosing frame or casing.
The action, fact, or instance of occurring:
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To refer to or mention as by way of example, proof, or precedent
To refer to or speak about briefly or incidentally; specify, as by name
To relate or apply (to); be concerned or deal
A fact or event accompanying another, either incidentally or as an essential condition or determining factor
One that is excepted, especially a case that does not conform to a rule or generalization.
Any event regarded as important, entertaining, newsworthy, etc.
An example, story, analogy, etc. used to help explain or make something clear
Something asked for
The quality or state of being urgent; need for action, haste, etc.; stress or pressure, as of necessity
To provide with artistic or decorative detail:
(Law) To be a precedent for.
(Printing) To make a trial impression of (printed or engraved matter).
To please; satisfy:
An interval separating two points of this quantity; a duration.
One that serves as an example or type for others of the same classification.
A part, piece, or item taken or shown as representative of a whole thing, group, species, etc.; specimen; pattern
The ground or reason for a choice made or action taken.
The definition of a lawsuit is a legal act of suing between private parties, or a case in a civil court.
The quality of being insistent
Name is defined as to give a title to a person, place or thing.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
To refer to by name
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