Definition of "tortious"
  1. Relating to, or involving an action that constitutes a civil wrong or harm
How to use "tortious" in a sentence
  1. His tortious conduct resulted in considerable financial damage.
  2. Negligence or wrongful act and omissions are considered tortious.
  3. The court decided the defendant's actions were indeed tortious and awarded damages to the plaintiff.

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