What does Prosecutor mean?

Definitions for Prosecutor
ˈprɒs ɪˌkyu tərProse·cu·tor

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Prosecutor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prosecutor, public prosecutor, prosecuting officer, prosecuting attorney(noun)

    a government official who conducts criminal prosecutions on behalf of the state

Wiktionary

  1. prosecutor(Noun)

    A lawyer who decides whether to charge a person with a crime and tries to prove in court that the person is guilty.

    The prosecutor got the witness to admit he was lying.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prosecutor(noun)

    one who prosecutes or carries on any purpose, plan, or business

  2. Prosecutor(noun)

    the person who institutes and carries on a criminal suit against another in the name of the government

  3. Origin: [Cf. L. prosecutor an attendant.]

Freebase

  1. Prosecutor

    The prosecutor is the chief legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law adversarial system, or the civil law inquisitorial system. The prosecution is the legal party responsible for presenting the case in a criminal trial against an individual accused of breaking the law.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. prosecutor

    1. One who abets a crime after it has or has not been committed. 2. An oratorical censor that precedes the coming of the hangman. 3. A pumice-stone that gives to the Statue of Justice a cleanly, Christian look. 4. A nose that can sniff the gallows, long before the wood is cut for it in the forest.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. prosecutor

    In courts-martial the judge-advocate is usually the prosecutor; but if an officer prefers a charge, he sometimes appears to sustain the prosecution. No person can appear as prosecutor not subject to the articles of war, except the judge-advocate.—Hough.

How to pronounce Prosecutor?

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How to say Prosecutor in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Prosecutor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Prosecutor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Prosecutor in a Sentence

  1. Edi Iswahyudi:

    We object to the prosecutor's letter because it's not valid.

  2. Mark Heller:

    Clearly the prosecutor was not prepared to proceed to trial in this case.

  3. Goran Sluiter:

    We have a lot of very strong evidence we are submitting to the prosecutor.

  4. Andrew Luger:

    I'm a prosecutor, plus I'm from a different culture. I'm different than them.

  5. John McCain:

    The problem with a special prosecutor is we've had mixed results in the past.

Images & Illustrations of Prosecutor

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