bill of particulars


bill of particulars
Synonyms and related words:
accusal, accusation, accusing, allegation, allegement, arraignment, blame, bringing of charges, bringing to book, charge, complaint, count, delation, denouncement, denunciation, impeachment, implication, imputation, indictment, information, innuendo, insinuation, lawsuit, laying of charges, plaint, prosecution, reproach, suit, taxing, true bill, unspoken accusation, veiled accusation

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  • bill of particulars — see bill 3a, b Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bill of particulars …   Law dictionary

  • Bill of particulars — Bill Bill, n. [OE. bill, bille, fr. LL. billa (or OF. bille), for L. bulla anything rounded, LL., seal, stamp, letter, edict, roll; cf. F. bille a ball, prob. fr. Ger.; cf. MHG. bickel, D. bikkel, dice. Cf. {Bull} papal edict, {Billet} a paper.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bill of particulars — n. Law 1. an itemized statement of claims or counterclaims provided to the opposing party of a lawsuit 2. an itemized statement of the facts alleged in a criminal complaint, provided by the prosecution to the accused …   English World dictionary

  • Bill of particulars — Particular Par*tic u*lar, n. 1. A separate or distinct member of a class, or part of a whole; an individual fact, point, circumstance, detail, or item, which may be considered separately; as, the particulars of a story. [1913 Webster] Particulars …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bill of Particulars — In law, a Bill of Particulars is a list of written statements made by a party to a court proceeding, upon demand of another party, that sets forth details of a claim or defense.A bill of particulars may be used in either criminal defense or in… …   Wikipedia

  • bill of Particulars — noun the particular events to be dealt with in a criminal trial; advises the defendant and the court of the facts the defendant will be required to meet • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms: ↑allegation, ↑allegement • Part Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bill of particulars — bill′ of partic′ulars n. law an itemized statement of claims or charges in a case, or the counterclaims of a defendant • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • bill of particulars — noun a) A written statement or specification of the particulars of the demand for which an action at law is brought, or of a defendants set off against such demand, furnished by one of the parties to the other, either voluntarily or in compliance …   Wiktionary

  • bill of particulars — Date: 1831 a detailed listing of charges or claims brought in a legal action or of a defendant s response or counterclaim …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bill of particulars — Law. 1. a formal statement prepared by a plaintiff or a defendant itemizing a claim or counterclaim in a suit. 2. an itemized statement prepared by the prosecution and informing the accused of the charges in a criminal case. [1855 60] * * * …   Universalium