Definition of Cross-claim:

  1. Claim submitted by one co-defendant or co-plaintiff against another in a civil court case involving two or more defendants or plaintiffs, and arising out of the same case. See also counter claim and cross complaint.

  2. A claim brought by one defendant against another in the same proceeding.

How to use Cross-claim in a sentence?

  1. His Honour simply granted leave to file the cross-claim.

Meaning of Cross-claim & Cross-claim Definition