One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the court issued a summons’
writ, subpoena, warrant, arraignment, indictment, court order, process
North American citation
subpoena ad testificandum
2‘she had received a summons to go to the boss's office’
order, directive, command, instruction, dictum, demand, decree, injunction, fiat, edict, direction, charge, bidding, call, request, invitation, plea, appeal
1‘he had been summonsed to appear in court’
serve with a summons, summon, cite, serve with a citation, serve with a writ, subpoena
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