(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.