Definition of Vindictive damages. Meaning of Vindictive damages. Synonyms of Vindictive damages
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Vindictive damages. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Vindictive damages and, of course, Vindictive damages synonyms and on the right images related to the word Vindictive damages.
Definition of Vindictive damages
Vindictive damagesVindictive Vin*dic"tive, a. [For vindicative, confused with L.
vindicta revenge, punishment, fr. vindicare to vindicate. Cf.
1. Disposed to revenge; prompted or characterized by revenge;
I am vindictive enough to repel force by force.
2. Punitive. [Obs.]
Vindictive damages. (Law) See under Damage, n. --
Vin*dic"tive*ly, adv. -- Vin*dic"tive*ness, n. Vindictive damagesDamage Dam"age, n. [OF. damage, domage, F. dommage, fr.
assumed LL. damnaticum, from L. damnum damage. See Damn.]
1. Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an
inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief.
He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool
cutteth off the feet and drinketh damage. --Prov.
Great errors and absurdities many commit for want of
a friend to tell them of them, to the great damage
both of their fame and fortune. --Bacon.
2. pl. (Law) The estimated reparation in money for detriment
or injury sustained; a compensation, recompense, or
satisfaction to one party, for a wrong or injury actually
done to him by another.
Note: In common-law action, the jury are the proper judges of
Consequential damage. See under Consequential.
Exemplary damages (Law), damages imposed by way of example
Nominal damages (Law), those given for a violation of a
right where no actual loss has accrued.
Vindictive damages, those given specially for the
punishment of the wrongdoer.
Syn: Mischief; injury; harm; hurt; detriment; evil; ill. See
Meaning of Vindictive damages from wikipedia
- brought against
her by the Plaintiff, prevent
any such amount
of vindictive damages being given against
her as a jury might probably
- of redress, he may, no doubt, recover exemplary damages
, or what is sometimes styled vindictive damages
; but if he should choose
to s**** redress
- are present
in a criminal
trial. The fear is that punitive damages encourage
of mind in the claimant
- all damages
, he should
from the injured
party, and that it was the duty of the injured, when earnestly
entreated, not vindictively
- estimated according
to the significance
of the case, and which, although vindictive
in its character, doubtless included practically
- is no foundation
for an award
of punitive damages
, as UGG did not engage
and malicious" conduct
- and the presidential nominee
for Dalton's party. Evans
is particularly vindictive during
Dalton's victory through
a vote in...
of his strength. This makes
anno**** or vindictive
when he is bested
or doesn't get his way. R's Charyeok
- politically, if not personally hostile
to me during
term. He is very vindictive
in his temper
and conduct. If he had the manliness
as many counterclaims
on the program
had been filed
out of vindictiveness
to legitimacy. At the end of each case, there
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Vindictive damages