Litigious Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Litigious.

Litigious (adjective)


  1. Describing someone who frequently engages in lawsuits or raises disputes, often as a habitual action, regardless whether they have a legitimate cause or a point to challenge. This individual has a strong interest in legal processes and battles.


John is known for his litigious nature, regularly pursuing legal actions even when his claim lacks substantial grounds.