English dictionary



Hint: With the Firefox addon you can search this dictionary from the browsers search field.

English noun: amicus curiae

1. amicus curiae (person) an adviser to the court on some matter of law who is not a party to the case; usually someone who wants to influence the outcome of a lawsuit involving matters of wide public interest


Synonymsfriend of the court


Broader (hypernym)adviser, advisor, consultant


Domain categoryjurisprudence, law









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk