affiant


af·fi·ant

noun \ə-ˈfī-ənt\

Definition of AFFIANT

:  one who swears to an affidavit; broadly :  deponent

Origin of AFFIANT

French, from present participle of affier, from Old French
First Known Use: 1807

Other Legal Terms

actionable, alienable, carceral, chattel, complicity, decedent, larceny, malfeasance, modus operandi

Rhymes with AFFIANT

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