misfeasor

[ mis-fee-zer ]
/ mɪsˈfi zər /

noun Law.

a person who is guilty of misfeasance.

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Origin of misfeasor

From the Anglo-French word mesfesor, dating back to 1625–35. See misfeasance, -or2
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