Garnisheed
Garnishee Gar`nish*ee", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Garnisheed} (-[=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Garnisheeing}.] (Law) (a) To make (a person) a garnishee; to warn by garnishment; to garnish. (b) To attach (the fund or property sought to be secured by garnishment); to trustee. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • garnisheed — index attached (seized) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • garnisheed — adj. legally withheld, confiscated (about money or property) gar·nish·ee || ‚gÉ‘rnɪ ʃɪː /‚gɑːn n. one whose assets have been garnished (Law) v. legally confiscate property (or money, etc.) for the purpose of repaying a debt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Garnishee — Gar nish*ee , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Garnisheed} ( [=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Garnisheeing}.] (Law) (a) To make (a person) a garnishee; to warn by garnishment; to garnish. (b) To attach (the fund or property sought to be secured by garnishment); to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Garnisheeing — Garnishee Gar nish*ee , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Garnisheed} ( [=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Garnisheeing}.] (Law) (a) To make (a person) a garnishee; to warn by garnishment; to garnish. (b) To attach (the fund or property sought to be secured by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • garnishee — /gahr ni shee /, v., garnisheed, garnisheeing, n. Law. v.t. 1. to attach (money or property) by garnishment. 2. to serve (a person) with a garnishment. n. 3. a person served with a garnishment. [1620 30; GARNISH + EE] * * * …   Universalium

  • attached — I (annexed) adjective added, affixed, agglutinated, appendant, appended, aptus, bound, conjoined, connected, fastened, fixed, joined, paired, subjoined, united II (seized) adjective adeemed, annexed, appropriated, arrogated, confiscated, disseis …   Law dictionary

  • garnishee — ▪ I. garnishee garnishee 2 noun [countable] LAW a person, or the organization that is holding their money or property, who has been given an official order from a court stating that wages or property will be taken to pay back a debt   [m0] ▪ II.… …   Financial and business terms

  • garnishment — garnishee gar‧ni‧shee 1 [ˌgɑːnɪˈʆiː ǁ ˌgɑːr ] also gar‧nish [ˈgɑːnɪʆ ǁ ˈgɑːr ] verb [transitive] LAW if a court of law garnishees someone s money or property, it orders an organization holding it, for example a bank or an employer, to send it to… …   Financial and business terms

  • garnishee Law — [ˌgα:nɪ ʃi:] noun a third party who is garnished. verb (garnishees, garnisheeing, garnisheed) another term for garnish (in sense 2) …   English new terms dictionary

  • garnishee — /ganəˈʃi / (say gahnuh shee) verb (t) (garnisheed, garnisheeing) 1. to attach (money or property) by garnishment. 2. to make (a person) a garnishee. –noun 3. a person served with a garnishment …   Australian English dictionary

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