from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who does wrong, especially morally or ethically.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who does wrong, either morally, ethically or in contravention of a law

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who injures another, or who does wrong.
  • n. One who commits a tort or trespass; a trespasser; a tort feasor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who does wrong, or commits wrongful or reprehensible acts; any offender against the moral law.
  • n. In law, one who commits a tort or trespass; a tort-feaser.

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

  • n. a person who transgresses moral or civil law


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