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Adverse Witness

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Noun

1. adverse witness, hostile witness

a witness whose relationship to the opposing party is such that his or her testimony may be prejudiced against the opposing party

Example Sentences:
'a hostile witness can be asked leading questions and cross-examined'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.