accuser

[ uh-kyoo-zer ]
/ əˈkyu zər /

noun

a person who accuses, especially in a court of law: a trial in which the accuser and accused may freely speak.

Origin of accuser

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at accuse, -er1

Related forms

self-ac·cus·er, noun
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