expert witness

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of expert witness

:a witness in a court of law who is an expert on a particular subject

Word by Word Definitions

expert play
  1. : experienced

  2. : having, involving, or displaying special skill or knowledge derived from training or experience

  1. : one with the special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject

  1. : to serve as an expert

witness play
  1. : attestation of a fact or event : testimony

  2. : one that gives evidence

  3. : one asked to be present at a transaction so as to be able to testify to its having taken place

  1. : to testify to : attest

  2. : to act as legal witness of

  3. : to furnish proof of : betoken


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