Definition of 'third party'
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There had to be activities which by their nature involved business dealings with third parties. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Not as the third party but as one of three parties of government. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Being the leader of the third party is one of the toughest jobs in politics. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Most pet insurance includes third party cover. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In cases where the third party does a runner, paying up is the only way. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If a third party is allowed to buy the ship, who knows what will happen to her? The Sun (2008) A third party may not understand the culture or the business objectives and priorities. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is so helpful to have an unattached, unbiased third party who can allow you to process the raw and ugly emotions. Christianity Today (2000)Instead, third party insurance should be automatic and unavoidable, funded through a fuel surcharge. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The proposal, mercifully offered only for consultation, that all dog owners should be insured against claims for third party damages is preposterous. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Q My husband's car was damaged by a third party and needs minor repairs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The tribunal reJected a number of her claims, including an allegation that the bank instructed a third party to carry out surveillance on her. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And if people's details have been passed on to third parties, then people have to be informed about who is holding information on them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'third party'
British English: third party NOUN
A third party is someone who is not one of the main people involved in a business agreement or legal case, but who is involved in it in a minor role.
You can instruct your bank to allow a third party to remove money from your account.
Definition of third party from the Collins English Dictionary
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