Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    One who imposes duress upon another.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    One who subjects another to duress; one who compels another to do a thing, as by menace. Ban. Max. 90, reg. 22.