Definition of Palais de Justice in US English:

Palais de Justice


  • (in France and French-speaking countries) a court of law.

    • ‘The Palais de Justice, located in central Paris, France, is built on the site of the former royal palace of Saint Louis.’
    • ‘He said the cells in the historic Palais de Justice in Paris were squalid and inhumane.’


French, literally ‘palace of justice’.


Palais de Justice

/paˌlā də jəˈstēs/