Share this entry

summons
British English: /ˈsʌm(ə)nz/
American English: /ˈsəmənz/

Translation of summons in French:

noun

  • 1 (Law)
    citation (f) (to do à faire) (for pour)
    a summons to appear
    une citation à comparaître
    to serve a summons
    signifier or notifier une citation
    to serve somebody with a summons
    citer quelqu'un à comparaître
  • 2 (gen) (order)
    injonction (f) (from de) (to à)
    to answer somebody's summons
    obéir à l'injonction de quelqu'un

transitive verb

  • citer (to à) (to do à faire) (for pour)

Definition of summons in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: