litigator

[ lit-i-gey-ter ]
/ ˈlɪt ɪˌgeɪ tər /
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noun

a courtroom lawyer.

Nearby words

  1. litigable,
  2. litigant,
  3. litigate,
  4. litigation,
  5. litigation friend,
  6. litigiosity,
  7. litigious,
  8. litigiously,
  9. litmus,
  10. litmus paper

Origin of litigator

First recorded in 1900–05; litigate + -or2

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Word Origin and History for litigator

litigator

n.

agent noun from Latin litigare (see litigation). Latin litigator meant "a party to a lawsuit; litigant."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper