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Appellant - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Appellant' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Appellant [ a.]
- Relating to an appeal; appellate.
2 . Appellant [ n.]
- One who accuses another of felony or treason.
- One who appeals, or asks for a rehearing or review of a cause by a higher tribunal.
- A challenger.
- One who appealed to a general council against the bull Unigenitus.
- One who appeals or entreats.

Meaning of 'Appellant' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . appellant [ a]
Meaning (1):
- of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals)
Example in sentence:
  • appellate court