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plaintiff
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
a person who brings a legal action against another in a court of law
  • You will testify for the plaintiff, of course?
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (51% in)
  • I will testify for the plaintiff.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (52% in)
  • The plaintiff's attorney stated his case in a simple opening address; it was true, he admitted, that Hopton Stoddard had given Roark full freedom to design and build the Temple; the point was, however, that Mr. Stoddard had clearly specified and expected a temple; the building in question could not be considered a temple by any known standards; as the plaintiff proposed to prove with the help of the best authorities in the field.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (57% in)
  • The plaintiff's attorney stated his case in a simple opening address; it was true, he admitted, that Hopton Stoddard had given Roark full freedom to design and build the Temple; the point was, however, that Mr. Stoddard had clearly specified and expected a temple; the building in question could not be considered a temple by any known standards; as the plaintiff proposed to prove with the help of the best authorities in the field.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (58% in)
  • Ellsworth Monkton Toohey was the first witness called by the plaintiff.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (58% in)
  • In the next two days a succession of witnesses testified for the plaintiff.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (79% in)
  • On the fourth day of the trial the plaintiff's attorney called his last witness.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (84% in)
  • The attorney bowed to the bench and said: "The plaintiff rests."
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (99% in)

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