plainant

plainant

(ˈpleɪnənt)
n
(Law) law archaic a plaintiff
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That this plainant should simultaneously invoke the story of Myrrha, however, seems puzzling at first glance.
"The defendant asked the com plainant what a frappuccino was.
PTV officer Ziaur Rehman sans plainant charge sheeted the lady which was a gross violation of the law.
They initially apologised for their mistake and requested him not to lodge the matter with the police, the com- Posh bar in trouble for catering to 13- yr- olds plainant said.