criminal conversation

Definition of "criminal conversation"
  1. A legal action that can be taken against a person involved in an intimate relationship with a married person, which causes harm to the marital relationship
How to use "criminal conversation" in a sentence
  1. The husband decided to sue his wife's lover for criminal conversation after discovering their affair.
  2. The lawyer pointed out that criminal conversation cases are less common today as no-fault divorce laws have become more prevalent.
  3. She was left emotionally distraught after her husband engaged in criminal conversation with her best friend.

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