Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    To sue; to make one a party to an action or suit.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In practice. To sue or prosecute by due course of law. Pcople v. Clarke, 9 N. Y. 368.