concurring opinion

noun Law.

(in appellate courts) an opinion filed by a judge that agrees with the majority or plurality opinion on the case but that bases this conclusion on different reasons or on a different view of the case.

Nearby words

  1. concurrent processing,
  2. concurrent resolution,
  3. concurrent versions system,
  4. concurrently,
  5. concurring,
  6. concuss,
  7. concussed,
  8. concussion,
  9. concussion grenade,
  10. concyclic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019