prossing


prossing
v. boast, be arrogant, put on airs

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • -prossing — Nol pros Nol pros , v. t. [imp. & p. p. { prossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. { prossing}.] To discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi; to decline to prosecute. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Non-prossing — Non pros Non pros , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nonprossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Non prossing}.] To decline or fail to prosecute; to allow to be dropped (said of a suit); to enter judgment against (a plaintiff who fails to prosecute); as, the plaintiff was …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nol-pros — ˈnälˈpräs transitive verb (nol prossed ; nol prossed ; nol prossing ; nol prosses) Etymology: nolle prosequi : to discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi * * * /nol pros /, v.t., nol prossed, nol prossing. Law. to end by a nolle prosequi. [1875… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nol-pros — v. t. [imp. & p. p. { prossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. { prossing}.] To discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi; to decline to prosecute. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Non-pros — v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nonprossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Non prossing}.] To decline or fail to prosecute; to allow to be dropped (said of a suit); to enter judgment against (a plaintiff who fails to prosecute); as, the plaintiff was non prossed. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nonprossed — Non pros Non pros , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nonprossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Non prossing}.] To decline or fail to prosecute; to allow to be dropped (said of a suit); to enter judgment against (a plaintiff who fails to prosecute); as, the plaintiff was …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -prossed — Nol pros Nol pros , v. t. [imp. & p. p. { prossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. { prossing}.] To discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi; to decline to prosecute. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nol-pros — transitive verb (nol prossed; nol prossing) Etymology: nolle prosequi Date: circa 1878 to discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Liste deutscher Bezeichnungen ungarischer Orte — In dieser Liste werden ungarischen Orten (Städte, Flüsse, Inseln, etc.) deren (ehemalige) deutsche Bezeichnungen gegenübergestellt, die sie aus deutschsprachiger Sicht heute noch tragen oder zu Zeiten trugen, als die Gebiete zur Donaumonarchie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • nol-pros — /nol pros /, v.t., nol prossed, nol prossing. Law. to end by a nolle prosequi. [1875 80, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium


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