writ of execution
- A court command to a sheriff to carry out a judgment by taking the debtor's property to pay the plaintiff the amount owed
- When the debtor failed to pay his credit card bill, the bank requested a writ of execution.
- The writ of execution was issued after the failed attempts to make the debtor pay his dues.
- The sheriff confiscated the debtor's car following the writ of execution from the court.