Examples from the Web for deponent
By reason of which ill-usage and threats, he, the deponent, went in bodily fear of his life.The Master of the Shell|Talbot Baines Reed
The deponent further stated, that Lorimer had promised him 10 for his trouble, but had paid him with five.
Haddon was sailed from thence before this Deponent arrived there.
The above is the truth according to the oath of the deponent, and having been read, was declared by him to be correctly recorded.
The deponent asked Don Antonio where he had obtained the above knowledge.
British Dictionary definitions for deponent
- a person who makes an affidavit
- a person, esp a witness, who makes a deposition