Intestate – meaning of the word and examples

If someone dies intestate, they have died without leaving instructions about who should receive their property. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Having made no valid will. (Merriam – Webster)

Not disposed of by will. (Merriam – Webster)

A person who dies without having made a will. (Collins Dictionary)

Not having made a will before one dies. (Oxford Dictionaries)


Intestate and Unrepresented. Thesaurus. Plus.

Who can inherit if there is no will – the rules of intestacy.


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