Recover (seized goods) by replevin.
retrieve, get back, win back, take back, recoup, reclaim, repossess, recapture, retake, redeemView synonyms
- ‘The plaintiff replevied the property in question under a bond for double the amount of the property's alleged value.’
- ‘Though over 10 million yuan has been replevied, far more funds are still lost.’
Mid 16th century: from Old French replevir recover; apparently related to pledge.