Definitions of complainant

  1. a person who brings an action in a court of law Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. One who makes complaint. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. One who commences a legal process by a complaint. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. The party suing in equity, answering to the plaintiff at common law. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. A grumbler; a plaintiff. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. One who complains: (law) one who raises a suit, a plaintiff. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. One who complains; one who brings a suit. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. One who complains. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A complainer; a sufferer; one who commences a legal process against an offender; a plaintiff. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. In law, a prosecutor or plaintiff. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. n. One who makes a complaint; —a complaint; a prosecutor. Cabinet Dictionary
  12. One who urges suit against another. Complete Dictionary