Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who commits a tort.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a wrongdoer; a trespasser.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, a wrongdoer; a trespasser; one who commits or has committed a tort.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a party who has committed a tort
  • n. a party who has committed a tort

Etymologies

Old French tort ("wrong") faiseur ("doer"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • A wrongdoer, a no goodnik. Basically a great legal term.

    March 21, 2008