Definition of "assumpsit"
  1. A commitment, whether directly expressed or indirectly suggested, that could form the foundation for legal actions if broken
How to use "assumpsit" in a sentence
  1. After a contract breach, the lawyer voiced the claim of assumpsit to the court.
  2. If assumpsit is proven, legal consequences may follow for failing to fulfill a promise.
  3. The plaintiff's key argument relies on the theory of assumpsit.

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