Meaning of “the Supreme Court” in the English Dictionary

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"Supreme Court" in American English

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Supreme Courtnoun [ U ]

us /səˈprim ˈkɔrt, su-, ˈkoʊrt/

the highest court in the US, consisting of nine judges

(Definition of “Supreme Court” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"Supreme Court" in Business English

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Supreme Courtnoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk us

LAW the most important court in a country or state, especially the most important court in the US:

It took the intervention of the Supreme Court for a winner in the election to be declared.

(Definition of “Supreme Court” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)