the accused, defense, respondent, litigant, appellant, offender, prisoner at the bar, party; see also prisoner.
Antonyms accuser*, complainant, plaintiff.
"defendant." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://thesaurus.yourdictionary.com/defendant>.
defendant. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://thesaurus.yourdictionary.com/defendant
A person against whom an action is brought:
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