grievant
noun Date: 1958 one who submits a grievance for arbitration

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • grievant — griev·ant / grē vənt/ n: one who submits a grievance for resolution through a grievance procedure and esp. for arbitration Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • grievant — [grēv′ənt] n. one who presents a grievance, as before a grievance committee …   English World dictionary

  • grievant — nt noun ( s) Etymology: grieve + ant : one who submits a grievance for arbitration order the grievant reinstated with back pay Labor Relations Reporter * * * /gree veuhnt/, n. a person who submits a complaint for arbitration. [1955 60; back… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grievant — /gree veuhnt/, n. a person who submits a complaint for arbitration. [1955 60; back formation from GRIEVANCE. See ANT.] * * * …   Universalium

  • grievant — noun one who submits a grievance. (See also grievand) …   Wiktionary

  • grievant — griev·ant …   English syllables

  • grievant — griev•ant [[t]ˈgri vənt[/t]] n. cvb a person who submits a complaint for arbitration • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • flame out — verb Of processes and equipment involving combustion, to fail due to extinction of flame. If on flame out, steam pressure goes below 75 you must go back on gas to return [....] The grievant replied that If he did so, the boiler would flame out …   Wiktionary

  • grievand — noun one who is the object of a formal grievance. (see also grievant) …   Wiktionary

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