Definition of tribunal:
- Hence, a court or forum; as, the House of Lords, in England, is the highest tribunal in the kingdom.
- In villages of the Philippine Islands, a kind of townhall. At the tribunal the head men of the village met to transact business, prisoners were confined, and troops and travelers were often quartered.
- The seat of a judge; the bench on which a judge and his associates sit for administering justice.
judiciary, Chancery, tourist court, motor hotel, administration, assizes, motor lodge, lawcourt, judgeship, homage, law, court of appeals, appeals court, judicature, courtroom, judicatory, motor inn, judicial system, county court, court, crown court, courtyard, court of justice, royal court.
- council (part of speech: noun)
- court (part of speech: noun)
- "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
The privilege of supporting this great principle before the highest tribunal of the country, where his powers would be most effectively engaged in securing its recognition, was considered by him as sufficient reward.- "Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State", Stephen Field; George C. Gorham.
- "Melchior's Dream and Other Tales", Juliana Horatia Ewing.