personal+effects

  • 1 personal effects — index assets, movable, paraphernalia (personal belongings), property (possessions) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 personal effects — ➔ effect * * * personal effects UK US noun [plural] ► things that you own that you often carry with you, such as keys, your mobile phone, or clothing: »At headquarters, some workers began boxing their personal effects …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 personal effects — n. personal or intimate belongings of an individual, esp. those worn or carried on the person …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 personal effects — noun property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business she left some of her personal effects in the house I watched over their effects until they returned • Syn: ↑effects • Hypernyms: ↑personal property, ↑personal estate …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 5 personal effects — personal property, private belongings …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 personal effects — All privately owned moveable, personal property of an individual. Also called PE. See also mortuary affairs; personal property …

    Military dictionary

  • 7 personal effects — privately owned articles consisting chiefly of clothing, toilet items, etc., for intimate use by an individual. Cf. household effects. [1835 45] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 personal effects — per′sonal effects′ n. pl. privately owned articles consisting chiefly of clothing, toilet items, etc., for intimate use by an individual …

    From formal English to slang

  • 9 personal effects — Clothing, jewelry, ornaments, and other articles carried or worn upon the person. See effects …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 10 personal effects — noun Items of personal property that one carries on ones person, including identification, jewelry, and clothing …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 personal effects — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One s portable property: belonging (often used in plural), effect (used in plural), good (used in plural), lares and penates, personal property, possession (used in plural), property, thing (often used in plural).… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 personal effects — noun plural Date: 1818 privately owned items (as clothing and jewelry) normally worn or carried on the person …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 personal effects — /pɜsənəl əˈfɛkts/ (say persuhnuhl uh fekts) plural noun items which can be carried about one s person, as clothing, wallet, keys, etc …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 14 personal — per·son·al adj 1: of, relating to, or affecting a person: as a: of, relating to, or based on the existence or presence of a person see also personal injury; personal jurisdiction at jurisdiction b …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 personal property — see property Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. personal property …

    Law dictionary

  • 16 effects — Personal estate or property; though the term may include both real and personal property. See personal effects …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 effects — Personal estate or property; though the term may include both real and personal property. See personal effects …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 effects — ► [plural] LAW a person s possessions: »After his death, an inventory was taken of his effects. »Company relocation policies may cover the cost of insuring personal effects in transit. Main Entry: ↑effect …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 personal things — Personal effects. Not inclusive of securities, money, or real property. Re Klewer s Estate. 124 Cal App 2d 219, 268 P2d 544, 41 ALR2d 941. As to what passes under a bequest of personal things, see Anno: 41 ALR2d 941 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 personal — Appertaining to the person; belonging to an individual; limited to the person; having the nature or partaking of the qualities of human beings, or of movable property. In re Steimes Estate, 150 Misc. 279, 270 N.Y.S. 339. As to personal action… …

    Black's law dictionary