Crossword clues for sue
- Bit of legal advice
- Apt name for a lawyer
- Apt first name for a lawyer?
- Appropriate first name for an attorney
- Ambulance chaser's exhortation
- Aggressive lawyer's advice
- Act litigiously
- "W Is for Wasted" author Grafton
- "Sweet" one of song
- "So --- me!"
- "Peggy ___" (Buddy Holly hit)
- "Glee" coach
- ''Sweet'' girl of song
- ____ Ane Langdon
- You might do it after hiring a lawyer
- Word with ''the pant's off''
- Womens Basketball Hall of Fame coach Gunter
- WNBA's Bird
- WNBA star Bird
- WNBA great Bird
- Will's "Glee" adversary
- What a fraud victim may do
- Unfortunate boy's name in a 1969 song
- Undertake legal recourse
- Try to win money from in court
- Try to make things right, in a way
- Try to get money out of, in a way
- Take court action
- Take action, legally
- Sunbonnet wearer
- Start courting?
- Start an action
- Start a process against
- Start a legal case
- Start a court case against
- Sore son of song
- Something to do for recovery?
- Something to do for peace
- Sioux City name
- She "ran around"
- Serve papers on
- Seek revenge on, in a way
- Seek retribution, maybe
- Seek retribution, in a way
- Seek redress, e.g
- Seek payback, maybe
- Seek damages, perhaps
- Seek damages in court
- Seek a malpractice settlement, say
- Seek a malpractice payment, say
- See in court, say
- See in court, perhaps
- Respond to defamation, say
- Respond litigiously
- Resort to court
- Refuse to settle
- Principal on "Glee"
- Press for damages
- Press charges
- Prefer charges
- Post-accident advice
- Peggy follower
- Pamela ____ Martin
- Oxygen sex expert Johanson
- Only nonrhyming ghost in Ms. Pac-Man
- Not take things lying down, say
- Not just threaten
- Norma singer Thompson
- Nickname of a noted tyrannosaurus
- Name that sounds like "Sioux"
- Name on the cover of "Is for" fiction
- Name on Alphabet Mysteries
- Name on "Alphabet" books
- Name in a Johnny Cash song
- Name given to toughen up a boy, in a song
- Mystery-craftin' Grafton
- Middle child on "The Middle"
- Make good on "I'll see you in court!"
- Make a full court press?
- Lolita player Lyon
- Litigious person's cry
- Let a judge decide
- Legal advice, perhaps
- Lawyerly advice?
- Lawyer's recommendation, perhaps
- Lawyer's recommendation
- Lawyer's favorite verb?
- Launch litigation against
- Launch a civil suit
- Kinsey creator
- Johnny Cash's "A Boy Named ___"
- Johnny Cash "A Boy Named ___"
- Jane's role in "Glee"
- Jane Lynch's tracksuit-wearing "Glee" character, cheerleading coach ___ Sylvester
- Jane Lynch's 'Glee' role
- Institute legal proceedings (against someone)
- Hoops great Bird
- Grafton who wrote the 2015 mystery "X"
- Good name for a tort lawyer
- Good name for a litigator?
- Go after for redress
- Girl or boy of song
- Girl from Sioux City, in song
- Former news anchor Simmons
- Formally seek justice
- Force to court
- File suit against
- File for damages in court
- File a suit
- Fatty tallow source
- Famous South Dakota T. rex
- Explorer Hendrickson for whom the Field Museum's Tyrannosaurus rex is named
- Exact revenge legally
- Eden Sher's role on "The Middle"
- Dont settle, say
- Do as the litigious do
- Difficult name for a boy to have, in a song
- Detective novelist Grafton
- Creator of Kinsey
- Creator of crime solver Kinsey
- Common middle name for girls
- Comedian Perkins once on "The Great British Baking Show"
- Chicago dinosaur
- Buddy Holly's "Peggy"
- Buddy Holly's ''Peggy ___''
- Bring charges against — girl
- Bring charges
- Bring an action
- Bring a civil action against
- Boys' name of song
- Boy's name in a Johnny Cash title
- Boy's name in a Johnny Cash song
- Boy who fought his father in a 1969 hit
- Boy in a Shel Silverstein song
- Bit of lawyerly advice
- Basketball star Bird
- Basketball legend Bird
- Author of "The Wandering Jew"
- Author Linda ___ Park
- Attorney's recommendation
- Apt name for an attorney
- Apt name for an ambulance chaser?
- Apt name for ambulance chaser?
- Ambulance-chaser's only advice
- Ambulance-chaser's choice
- Ambulance chaser's motto
- Ambulance chaser's girl?
- Alphabet Series novelist Grafton
- Advice after an injury, perhaps
- Accuse of negligence, perhaps
- 1969 Johnny Cash song A Boy Named ____
- "Yes I love you Peggy ___" Buddy Holly
- "Y Is for Yesterday" author Grafton
- "X" author Grafton
- "The Middle" daughter
- "Some guy'd laugh and I'd bust his head" singer
- "So --- me"
- "Runaround" girl
- "Runaround ---"
- "Runaround ___"
- "Peggy ___" Buddy Holly
- "Peggy ___" (Buddy Holly)
- "Peggy ___" (Buddy Holly classic song)
- "Peggy ___ Got Married" (1987 film)
- "Peggy __ Got Married": 1986 film
- "Marsupial ___" (John Lithgow children's book)
- "Keep away from Runaround ___"
- "I'll ___!"
- "Glee" gym teacher Sylvester
- "A Is for Alibi" author Grafton
- "A Boy Named ---"
- "A Boy Named ____"
- 'So -- me!'
- '7 Women' co-star Lyon
- ''A Boy Named ___''
- __-happy (apt to start an action)
- ___ Sylvester (principal on "Glee")
- ___ Sylvester (Jane Lynch's role on "Glee")
- ___ Sylvester (cheerleading coach on "Glee")
- ___ Sylvester ("Glee" villain)
- ___ Sylvester ("Glee" character)
- ___ Storm (Invisible Woman in 2015's "Fantastic Four")
- ___ State (N.D.)
- ___ Heck (Eden Sher's character on the ABC sitcom "The Middle")
- ___ Ellen Ewing ("Dallas" character played by Linda Gray)
- ___ Bird, 10-time W.N.B.A. All-Star
- ___ Bee Honey
- Whodunit writer Grafton
- Not accept abuse?
- Cash's "A Boy Named _____"
- Not be a passive victim
- Take to court
- Word of lawyerly advice, perhaps
- Appeal (for)
- Good name for a lawyer?
- Go a-courting?
- Look for damages
- Ask (for)
- Buddy Holly's "Peggy ___"
- Proceed against
- "So ___ me!"
- Try to win damages
- Seek damages, say
- Let a judge hear the case
- Sic a lawyer on
- Instigate litigation
- Common girl's middle name
- Actress Lyon, who played Lolita, 1962
- Ambulance chaser's advice
- Seek damages from, in court
- Take action against
- Good name for a trial lawyer?
- Attorney's advice
- Lyon who played Lolita
- Trial lawyer's advice
- Bring action against
- ___ for peace
- Challenge, legally
- Go after, in a way
- ___ the pants off of
- Boy in a Johnny Cash song
- Go after legally
- Try to get money from, maybe
- Lyon of "Lolita," 1962
- Seek restitution, perhaps
- Overreact to an accident, maybe
- Press (for)
- Not just threaten, say
- Make a case against?
- Not settle, say
- Drag into court
- Seek redress from
- Do more than threaten, say
- Mystery novelist Grafton
- Name for the T. rex at Chicago's Field Museum
- "Alphabet series" author Grafton
- Not tolerate injustice, say
- One of the Ms. Pac-Man ghosts
- "So ___ me"
- Drag to court
- Boy of song who hated his name
- Try to have tried?
- Bring into court
- File a civil action against
- Haul into court
- Appeal formally
- File certain papers
- Girl's name that may precede Ann
- Not let bygones be bygones, say
- Good name for a plaintiff?
- "A Boy Named ___" (1969 song)
- Begin litigation
- Be litigious
- French writer whose novels described the sordid side of city life (1804-1857)
- Sweet one of song
- Sioux City lass
- Lawyer's girl?
- Press a tort
- "Runaround" girl in a 1961 Dion hit
- Engage in litigation
- Sweet girl of song
- Sunbonneted one
- "Runaround ___," Dion hit
- File a claim against
- Boy in a Cash song
- Boy in a 1969 song
- ___ State (N.D.)*
- "Sweet ___" of song
- "A Boy Named ___" (Johnny Cash hit)
- Sunbonnet girl
- Girl of songdom
- Become a plaintiff
- Take before Wapner
- Go to court
- "Sweet" girl
- Sweet or Sioux City
- Sioux City or Sweet
- Bring to the bar
- French novelist: 19th century
- Make a case of it
- Be a plaintiff
- Woman certain to boot Republican out
- She’s back in the USSR
- She means to seek legal redress
- Seek legal redress
- No time for fat girl
- File a suit against
- Little skill needed for loading rifle
- Prosecute union leader in Home Counties
- Prosecute at law
- Petition for canal not to be closed
- Bring to court
- Take legal action against
- Take action as point in dispute is dropped
- Take action against head of abbey as prior goes missing
- Take (someone) to court
- "Glee" villainess
- Woman's name
- Mystery writer Grafton
- Novelist Grafton
- Request legal recompense
- Go after in court
- "Peggy ____"
- Writer Grafton
- Seek redress, in a way
- Ms. Pac-Man ghost
- Bring legal action against
- "Peggy ___ Got Married" (Kathleen Turner movie)
- "Glee" character ___ Sylvester
- "Curly ____"
- Take serious action against
- Press one's suit
- Jane's 'Glee' role
- Haul to court
- Grafton of whodunits
- Cash's boy, in song
- Bring suit against
- Author Grafton
- "Runaround ____"
- Sweet ___
- Mystery author Grafton
- Ms. Grafton
- Lyon of "Lolita"
- Legal advice, at times
- Lawyer's suggestion
- Kinsey's creator
- Kinsey Millhone creator Grafton
- Johnny Cash's "Boy"
- Girl in an old song
- Crime novelist Grafton
- Cash's boy
- Bring litigation against
- Bring legal action
- Boy in a Johnny Cash tune
- "Peggy ___" (Buddy Holly song)
- "Glee" cheerleading coach
- Word with "the pants off"
- Word of legal advice
- Whiplash victim's option
- Try to take to the cleaners?
- Try to get money from in court
- Try to get damages
- Try for damages
- Title boy in a Johnny Cash song
- Sweet girl
- Seek justice
- Respond to a tort, perhaps
- Orange ghost in Ms. Pac-Man
- Name on the cover of "Kinsey and Me"
- Lyon or Bird
- Legally go after
- Lawyer's advice
- Johnny's boy, in a song
- Johnny Cash's boy of song
- Johnny Cash boy
- Institute legal proceedings against
- Initiate litigation
- Initiate a lawsuit against
- Grafton whose works are in letters
- Grafton of mystery
- File a complaint
- Challenge in court
- Cash boy
- Bring action
- Bring a court case against
- Boy in a Cash tune
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Sue \Sue\, v. i.
To seek by request; to make application; to petition; to entreat; to plead.
By adverse destiny constrained to sue For counsel and redress, he sues to you.
C[ae]sar came to Rome to sue for the double honor of a triumph and the consulship.
The Indians were defeated and sued for peace.
(Law) To prosecute; to make legal claim; to seek (for something) in law; as, to sue for damages.
To woo; to pay addresses as a lover.
(Naut.) To be left high and dry on the shore, as a ship.
--R. H. Dana, Jr.
Sue \Sue\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sued; p. pr. & vb. n. Suing.] [OE. suen, sewen, siwen, OF. sivre (pres.ind. 3d sing. il siut, suit, he follows, nous sevons we follow), LL. sequere, for L. sequi, secutus; akin to Gr. ?, Skr. sac to accompany, and probably to E. see, v.t. See See, v. t., and cf. Consequence, Ensue, Execute, Obsequious, Pursue, Second, Sect in religion, Sequence, Suit.]
To follow up; to chase; to seek after; to endeavor to win; to woo.
For yet there was no man that haddle him sued.
I was beloved of many a gentle knight, And sued and sought with all the service due.
Sue me, and woo me, and flatter me.
To seek justice or right from, by legal process; to institute process in law against; to bring an action against; to prosecute judicially.
To proceed with, as an action, and follow it up to its proper termination; to gain by legal process.
(Falconry) To clean, as the beak; -- said of a hawk.
(Naut.) To leave high and dry on shore; as, to sue a ship.
--R. H. Dana, Jr.
To sue out (Law), to petition for and take out, or to apply for and obtain; as, to sue out a writ in chancery; to sue out a pardon for a criminal.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
fem. proper name, a shortened or familiar form of Susan.
c.1200, "continue, persevere," from Anglo-French suer "follow after, continue," Old French suir, sivre "pursue, follow after, sue in court" (Modern French suivre), from Vulgar Latin *sequere "follow," from Latin sequi "follow" (see sequel). Sense of "start a lawsuit against" first recorded c.1300, on notion of "following up" a matter in court. Sometimes short for ensue or pursue. Meaning "make entreaty, petition, plead" (usually with for) is from late 14c. Related: Sued; suing.
vb. 1 (label en obsolete transitive) To follow. 2 (label en transitive) To file a legal action against someone, generally a non-criminal action. 3 (label en transitive) To seek by request; to make application; to petition; to entreat; to plead. 4 (label en falconry of a hawk) To clean (the beak, etc.). 5 (label en nautical) To leave high and dry on shore. 6 (label en obsolete transitive) To court.
Sué, Xué, Sua, Zuhe or Suhé was the god of the Sun in the religion of the Muisca. He was married to Moon goddess Chía. The Muisca and their confederation were one of the four advanced civilizations of the Americas and developed their own religion on the Altiplano Cundiboyacense in the Andes. Both the Sun and rain, impersonated by Chibchacum, were very important for their agriculture. __NOTOC__
"Sue" is the nickname given to FMNH PR 2081, which is the largest, most extensive and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever found at over 90% recovered by bulk. It has a length of , stands tall at the hips, and was estimated to have weighed around 6.4 to 10.2 metric tons when alive. It was discovered in the summer of 1990, by Sue Hendrickson, a paleontologist, and was named after her. After ownership disputes were settled, the fossil was auctioned in October 1997, for US $7.6 million, the highest amount ever paid for a dinosaur fossil, and is now a permanent feature at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois.
Sue is a common short form of the following female given names:
- Susanna / Susannah / Suzanna
It is rarely used as a man's name, a notable example being Sue K. Hicks (1895-1980), American jurist, who may have inspired the song A Boy Named Sue.
Sue is the debut album by Frazier Chorus and was released in 1989.
The CD version of the album included an extra track "Little Chef". The album was reissued in 2008 on the Cherry Red Records label.
"Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)" is a song by English rock musician David Bowie. It was released as the lead single from his compilation album Nothing Has Changed (2014). The track was premiered on 12 October 2014, by BBC Radio 6 Music presenter Guy Garvey and features the Maria Schneider Orchestra. Re-recorded versions of both the song and its B-side, " 'Tis a Pity She Was a Whore", appear on Bowie's twenty-fifth studio album, Blackstar.
At the 58th Annual Grammy Awards, "Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)" won the Grammy Award for Best Arrangement, Instrumental and Vocals for bandleader Maria Schneider.
Usage examples of "sue".
Here, Georgia sued certain asphalt companies for treble damages under the Sherman Act arising allegedly out of a conspiracy to control the prices of asphalt of which Georgia was a large purchaser.
Should Italy feel unable to endure the continued attacks which will be made upon her from the air, and presently, I trust, by amphibious operations, the Italian people will have to choose between, on the one hand, setting up a Government under someone like Grandi to sue for a separate peace, or, on the other, submitting to a German occupation, which would merely aggravate the severity of the war.
Mr Arbutus to answer in kind and reversing the natural order of things to tell Mr Gibling and Mr Gibling to sue and be damned.
As early as 1818 the Supreme Court ruled that the United States could sue in its own name in all cases of contract without Congressional authorization of such suits.
He was 28 years old, left-handed, bilingual, Catholic, twice married but never in the Church, and was currently being sued for bigamy by one Juanita Torres Fuentes in San Diego.
Sue was wearing an off-the-bosom chlamys with what seemed to be nothing more than a spray-on on the revealed side.
As I saw him, I thought I had found the ideal majesty which I had been so surprised not to find in the king of Sardinia, and I could not entertain a doubt of Madame de Pompadour having been in love with the king when she sued for his royal attention.
Quirinale e delle sue prigioni e direttori, custodi, ufficiali di guardia, dragoni, birri, tutto quanto si trovava nel palazzo era posto in arresto per ordine perentorio dello sdegnato ministro.
It was either send him to Jackson, or have Gillespie sue us, because he knowed some way that Darl set fire to it.
I wonder if we could sue him for defamation, just for mentioning our name.
Before his departure for Lombardy, Chaucer -- still holding his post in the Customs -- selected two representatives or trustees, to protect his estate against legal proceedings in his absence, or to sue in his name defaulters and offenders against the imposts which he was charged to enforce.
The holding does not necessarily disturb one made thirty years earlier in which the Court ruled that a statute which closed the courts of the enacting State to any action on any contract in the State by a foreign corporation unless it had previously appointed a resident agent to accept process, could not be constitutionally applied to the right of a foreign corporation to sue on an interstate transaction.
I need names -- all those who defaulted on loans from Mistress Fitt and were about to be sued, and all those from whom she cozened larger penalties than she ought to have been due.
If Mistress Fitt had sued, Master Gamage would have learned what his wife had been up to.
I twirled Toni and I sucked Sue and the visions of the gray gomere twats and the diseased white and black and native American and under- and overprivileged twats were replaced by fuzzy blond Danish twats and a neat little clit writhing in those spangled gluteal folds.