covenantor
noun Date: 1649 a party bound by a covenant

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  • covenantor — cov·e·nan·tor / kə və ˌnan tər, nən ; ˌkə və ˌnan tȯr/ n: the party to a covenant who is bound to perform the obligation expressed in it Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. covenantor …   Law dictionary

  • Covenantor — Cov e*nant*or ( ?r ), n. (Law) The party who makes a covenant. Burrill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • covenantor — [kuv′ə nən tər] n. the party that has made the promises set down in a covenant …   English World dictionary

  • covenantor — /kuv euh neuhn teuhr/, n. Law. the party who is to perform the obligation expressed in a covenant. [1640 50; COVENANT + OR2] * * * …   Universalium

  • covenantor — n. one who gives an agreement, one who makes a commitment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • covenantor — cov·e·nan·tor …   English syllables

  • covenantor — cov•e•nan•tor [[t]ˈkʌv ə nən tər[/t]] n. law the legal party who is to perform the obligation expressed in a covenant • Etymology: 1640–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • covenantor — /kʌvənənˈtɔ/ (say kuvuhnuhn taw) noun Law the party who is to perform the obligation expressed in a covenant …   Australian English dictionary

  • covenantor — /ksvsnantsr/ The party who makes a covenant …   Black's law dictionary

  • covenantor — /ksvsnantsr/ The party who makes a covenant …   Black's law dictionary

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