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Party

Par´ty   Pronunciation: pär´tŷ
n.1.A part or portion.
2.A number of persons united in opinion or action, as distinguished from, or opposed to, the rest of a community or association; esp., one of the parts into which a people is divided on questions of public policy.
Win the noble Brutus to our party.
- Shak.
3.(Mil.) A part of a larger body of company; a detachment;
4.A number of persons invited to a social entertainment; a select company; as, a dinner party; also, the entertainment itself; as, to give a party.
5.One concerned or interested in an affair; one who takes part with others; a participator; as, he was a party to the plot; a party to the contract.
6.The plaintiff or the defendant in a lawsuit, whether an individual, a firm, or corporation; a litigant.
7.Hence, any certain person who is regarded as being opposed or antagonistic to another.
8.Cause; side; interest.
9.A person; as, he is a queer party.
Party jury
(Law) a jury composed of different parties, as one which is half natives and half foreigners.
Party man
a partisan.
Party spirit
a factious and unreasonable temper, not uncommonly shown by party men.
- Swift.
Party verdict
a joint verdict.
- Whately.
Party wall
a - (Arch.) A wall built upon the dividing line between two adjoining properties, usually having half its thickness on each property
- Shak.
b - (Law) A wall that separates adjoining houses, as in a block or row.
a.1.(Her.) Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries; as, an escutcheon party per pale.
2.Partial; favoring one party; partisan.
I will be true judge, and not party.
- Chaucer.
Charter party
See under Charter.
adv.1.Partly.
Noun1.Partyparty - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
Synonyms: political party
2.party - an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment; "he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"
3.party - a band of people associated temporarily in some activity; "they organized a party to search for food"; "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
Synonyms: company
4.party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
5.party - a person involved in legal proceedings; "the party of the first part"
Verb1.party - have or participate in a party; "The students were partying all night before the exam"

PARTY, practice, contracts. When applied to practice, by party is understood either the plaintiff or defendant. In contracts, a party is one or more persons who engage to perform or receive the performance of some agreement. Vide Parties to contracts; Parties to 'actions; Parties to a suit in equity.

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