Translation of "sue" - English-French dictionary

sue

verb transitive-intransitivesue /su/
to take sb to court to try to get money from them for having done sth bad to you
poursuivre en justice

people suing their doctors for negligence
des personnes qui poursuivent leur médecin en justice pour acte de négligence

(Translation of “sue” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

sue

verb /suː/

to start a law case against

poursuivre en justice
She’s threatening to sue the company.

(with for

entamer des poursuites
especially in law) to ask for (eg divorce).

(Translation of “sue” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)