small claim

Definition of "small claim"
  1. A dispute about money or property where the value involved is below a specific limit
How to use "small claim" in a sentence
  1. A small claim case can efficiently resolve minor disputes over property damage.
  2. If the amount of money in dispute is $5,000 or less, it is considered a small claim.
  3. They decided to handle their disagreement over the unpaid rent as a small claim.

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