A violation of the law; a tort: an international delict
More example sentences
- The general rule is that the applicable law is the law of the country in which the events constituting the tort or delict in question occur.
- The court held that for the purposes of the Brussels Convention, now the Brussels Regulation, this was a claim in tort, delict, or quasi-delict.
- The appellant in the present instance asks that her case be approached as a case of delict [i.e. tort], not as a case of breach of contract.
Words that rhyme with delictaddict, afflict, conflict, constrict, contradict, convict, depict, evict, hand-picked, inflict, interdict, Pict, predict, reconvict, strict
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of delict in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.