verb (used with object), se·ques·trat·ed, se·ques·trat·ing.

  1. Law.
    1. to sequester (property).
    2. to confiscate.
  2. to separate; seclude.

verb (tr)

  1. law a variant of sequester (def. 3)
  2. mainly Scots law
    1. to place (the property of a bankrupt) in the hands of a trustee for the benefit of his creditors
    2. to render (a person) bankrupt
  3. archaic to seclude or separate

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

48 queries 0.403