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The letter was read aloud in court.
Duggan will appear in court on Monday.
She threatened to go to court if he did not pay up.
Lynn took her employers to court for compensation.
It took five years for the case to come to court.
Mr Lodge settled out of court for £50,000.
This is the British English definition of court. View American English definition of court.
very unpleasant or dirty
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