25-1217. Agreements; construction of terms.

When the terms of an agreement have been intended in a different sense by the parties to it, that sense is to prevail against either party in which he had reason to suppose the other understood it.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 341, p. 451; R.S.1913, § 7909; C.S.1922, § 8851; C.S.1929, § 20-1217; R.S.1943, § 25-1217.