Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of nolo contendere | Another word for nolo contendere | What is nolo contendere?

Definition 1: (law) an answer of `no contest' by a defendant who does not admit guilt but that subjects him to conviction - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for nolo contendere in the sense of this definition

(nolo contendere is a kind of ...) the principal pleading by the defendant in response to plaintiff's complaint; in criminal law it consists of the defendant's plea of `guilty' or `not guilty' (or nolo contendere); in civil law it must contain denials of all allegations in the plaintiff's complaint that the defendant hopes to controvert and it can contain affirmative defenses or counterclaims

(nolo contendere belongs to category ...) the body of law dealing with crimes and their punishment

More words

Another word for nolle prosequi

Another word for nolle pros

Another word for nolina microcarpa

Another word for nolina

Another word for noli-me-tangere

Another word for nom de guerre

Another word for nom de plume

Another word for noma

Another word for nomad

Another word for nomadic


Other word for nomadic

nomadic meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce nomadic