The FindLaw Legal Dictionary -- free access to over 8260 definitions of legal terms. Search for a definition or browse our legal glossaries.
1 a : not expected or foreseen
b : not done purposefully
2 a : employed for irregular periods [a worker]
b : engaging in an activity on an occasional basis [a seller]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.