- n. The usual writ for the summoning of witnesses or the submission of evidence, as records or documents, before a court or other deliberative body.
- v. To serve with a subpoena.
Usage in common English
“Hey Linda, I just got subpoenaed for all my tax receipts for the last five years.”
“Uh-oh. Somebody’s going to jail. I guess you better start waxing your asshole again.”