garnishee

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A derivative word from garnish: from Germanic warnjan to guard: through Old French garnir: to Middle English

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NounEdit

garnishee (plural garnishees)

  1. (law) the person whose money is garnished

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VerbEdit

garnishee (third-person singular simple present garnishees, present participle garnisheeing, simple past and past participle garnisheed)

  1. (transitive, law) the act of attaching the property sought to be secured.
Last modified on 20 June 2013, at 13:02