Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 09:11

respondent

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

respondent (plural respondents)

  1. (law) person who answers for the defendant in a case before a court. In some legal systems, when one appeals a criminal case, one names the original court as defendant, but the state is the respondent.
  2. One who responds. See also correspondent.
  3. Person that participates in research involving questionnaires.

TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

respondent (comparative more respondent, superlative most respondent)

  1. Disposed or expected to respond; answering; according; corresponding.
    • Francis Bacon
      Wealth respondent to payment and contributions.

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

respondent

  1. respondent (in sense: the person who participates in research involving questionnaires).

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


LatinEdit

VerbEdit

respondent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of respondeō