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Glossary of Court Terms

We've compiled a glossary of terms so that you can be aware of specific words, phrases, and terminology used in the Massachusetts Court System.

Court hearings and related functions carry specific vocabularies. Easily find definitions for court-related terms and phrases here, split by number and letter.

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