quitclaim deed

Definition of "quitclaim deed"
  1. A document that relinquishes an individual's legal claim on a specific property, without verifying the nature of ownership
How to use "quitclaim deed" in a sentence
  1. The father used a quitclaim deed to give his share of the family home to his son.
  2. In their divorce settlement, she signed a quitclaim deed transferring her rights in the house to her ex-husband.
  3. To resolve ambiguities around property rights, a quitclaim deed was signed between the cousins.

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