[prom-uh-sawr, prom-uh-sawr]
noun Law.
a person who makes a promise.

1840–50; promise + -or2 Unabridged
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promisor (ˌprɒmɪˈsɔː, ˈprɒmɪˌsɔː)
contract law Compare promisee a person who makes a promise

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Example sentences
It is manifestly practical to allow a third party beneficiary to sue the promisor directly.
Consideration is the exchange received by a promisor for his promise.
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