A person who makes a settlement, especially of property in establishing a trust.
More example sentences
- The defendant was to be the settlor of the trust, and the plaintiff would be the trustee.
- The settlor, having established the trust has no power thereafter to amend.
- Many jurisdictions will look through the trust and tax the settlor or beneficiaries directly.
More definitions of settlorDefinition of settlor in:
- The US English dictionary