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 does or commits an act.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Doer; maker. Feasors del estatute, makers of the statute. Dyer, 3b. Also used in the compound term, "tort-feasor," one who commits or is guilty of a tort