party to the action

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: to the action - a party of people taking a role in legal proceedings
party, company - 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"
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To become a party to the action it is necessary to fill 30 or more liters of any fuel brand at the filling station of JSC TATNEFT with payment in cash or by credit card.
The BNP were neither party to the action nor were they asked or expected to contribute towards costs.
The Americans at the bar, who outnumber the expatriates 20 to one, stand around the mom's edges like wallflowers at a junior high school dance, shooting each other geeky smiles, feeling privileged to be party to the action.