judgment debtor

noun

Legal Definition of judgment debtor

: one who is obligated to pay a debt or damages in accordance with a judgment entered by a court

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“Judgment debtor.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/judgment%20debtor. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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