from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or characterized by litigation.
- adj. Tending to engage in lawsuits.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or relating to litigation.
- adj. Inclined to engage in lawsuits.
- adj. Argumentative or combative.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Inclined to initiate lawsuits; given to the practice of contending in law; fond of litigation.
- adj. Quarrelsome; contentious; argumentative.
- adj. Subject to contention; disputable; controvertible; debatable; doubtful; precarious.
- adj. Of or pertaining to legal disputes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Inclined to litigate or go to law; given to the practice of bringing lawsuits; fond of litigation; contentious.
- Subject to or dependent upon legal contest; hence, disputable; controvertible; subject to contention: as, litigious right.
- Of or pertaining to litigation; relating to or connected with legal contention.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to litigation
- adj. inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits
Middle English, from Old French, from Latin lītigiōsus, from lītigium, dispute, from lītigāre, to quarrel; see litigate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)