bench warrant(redirected from Bench-warrant)
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A warrant issued by a judge or court ordering the apprehension of a person who has failed to appear in court as required.
(Law) a warrant issued by a judge or court directing that an offender be apprehended
a warrant issued or ordered by a judge or court for the apprehension of an offender.
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|Noun||1.||bench warrant - a warrant authorizing law enforcement officials to apprehend an offender and bring that person to court|
warrant - a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts
pickup - a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man"