zealous witness

Definition of "zealous witness"
  1. A person who testifies in favor of the party who brought them forth in a trial, showing clear bias
How to use "zealous witness" in a sentence
  1. His status as a zealous witness was questioned due to his noticeable favoritism towards the prosecutor's side.
  2. The jury was advised to scrutinize the statements of the zealous witness diligently.
  3. Her testimony, while compelling, marked her a zealous witness for the defense.

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