surrejoinder

[ sur-ri-join-der ]
/ ˌsɜr rɪˈdʒɔɪn dər /

noun Law.

a plaintiff's reply to a defendant's rejoinder.

Nearby words

  1. surrealistic,
  2. surreality,
  3. surreally,
  4. surrebuttal,
  5. surrebutter,
  6. surrender,
  7. surrender value,
  8. surreptitious,
  9. surrey,
  10. surrogacy

Origin of surrejoinder

First recorded in 1535–45; sur-1 + rejoinder

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British Dictionary definitions for surrejoinder

surrejoinder

/ (ˌsɜːrɪˈdʒɔɪndə) /

noun

law (in pleading) the claimant's reply to the defendant's rejoinder
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