approver definition

  • noun:
    • one that approves or gives approval.
    • (legislation) In English common law, an individual who accuses a confederate; just who commits approvement.
    • person who approves. Formerly, a person who made evidence or test.
    • An informer; an accuser.
    • one that confesses a crime and accuses another. See 1st Approvement, 2.
    • A bailiff or steward; an agent.
    • One who approves or commends.
    • person who proves or proposes to prove; especially, in-law, person who confesses a felony, and gives proof against their accomplice or accomplices; an informer and accuser; one who transforms master's or condition's proof.
    • one that manages a landed property for the owner; a bailiff or steward of a manor; a real estate agent.
    • an authority with capacity to accept

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