Nuisance

  • 41 nuisance — noun a person or thing causing inconvenience or annoyance. ↘Law an act which is harmful or offensive to the public or a member of it and for which there is a legal remedy. Origin ME (in the sense injury ): from OFr., hurt , based on L. nocere to… …

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  • 42 nuisance — n. Annoyance, plague, bane, infliction, pest, bore …

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  • 43 nuisance — n 1. pest, bother, Inf. headache, Inf. pain, Sl. pain in the neck or rear, Sl. hassle, vexation, annoyance; irritant, bur, thorn in the side or flesh, pea in the shoe. 2. gadfly, buttonholer; bore, crashing bore, frightful bore, proser, twaddler …

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  • 44 nuisance — nui·sance …

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  • 45 nuisance — n. any noxious substance, accumulating in refuse or as dust or effluent, that is deemed by British law to be injurious to health or offensive. It can also include dwellings, work premises, animals, and noise …

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  • 46 nuisance — noun Syn: annoyance, inconvenience, bore, bother, irritation, trial, burden, pest; informal pain (in the neck), hassle, bind, drag, headache Ant: blessing …

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  • 47 nuisance — [ˈnjuːs(ə)ns] noun [C] someone or something that annoys you or causes problems for you …

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  • 48 nuisance — nui•sance [[t]ˈnu səns, ˈnyu [/t]] n. 1) an obnoxious or annoying person, thing, practice, etc 2) law Law. harm, injury, or disturbance, as to use of property, health, safety, or decency • Etymology: 1375–1425; late ME nu(i) sa(u) nce < AF;… …

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  • 49 nuisance —   Pilikia, mea ho opilikia wale, ho oluhi, mea ho ouluhua wale, mea ino wale, hōkai …

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  • 50 Nuisance abatement — is a growing area within policing and code enforcement. The term refers to using building codes, fire codes, zoning, etc. in order to improve the quality of life and resolve life safety issues within neighborhoods. Nuisance abatement programs are …

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  • 51 nuisance per se — see nuisance Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. nuisance per se n …

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  • 52 Nuisance lawsuit — may refer to: a suit of the tort of nuisance, i.e. the plaintiff claims the defendant is causing a nuisance to the plaintiff a frivolous lawsuit, i.e. by bringing the suit, the plaintiff is causing a nuisance to the defendant This disambiguation… …

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  • 53 nuisance per accidens — n: nuisance in fact at nuisance Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 54 nuisance at law — see nuisance Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 55 nuisance in fact — see nuisance Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 56 Nuisance call — Nuisance calls encompass any type of unwanted, unsolicited, telephone call. Common types of nuisance calls include prank calls, telemarketing calls, and silent calls. Obscene phone calls and other threatening calls are criminal acts in most… …

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  • 57 Nuisance aerienne — Nuisance aérienne Nuisances aériennes est l expression couramment utilisée pour parler du bruit que font les avions, lorsqu ils survolent des zones d habitation. Liens externes http://naidf.aceboard.fr (forum sur les nuisances aériennes en… …

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  • 58 nuisance tax — n. a tax considered a nuisance because it is paid in very small amounts by the consumer …

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  • 59 nuisance fees — Fees charged by a credit card company or bank for using (or failing to use) its services in particular ways, such as inactivity fees, fees for not carrying a balance on a credit card, or fees for using an ATM or a teller. Sometimes used to refer… …

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  • 60 Nuisance in English law — For the criminal offence, see public nuisance. English Tort law Part of the common law series …

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