[tawrt-fee-zer, -zawr, -fee-]
noun Law.
a person who commits a tort.
Also, tort-feasor.

1650–60; < Anglo-French tortfesor wrongdoer (French tortfaiseur). See tort, feasance, -or2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
All this does is give a windfall to the tortfeasor's insurers.
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