Definition of recanter in English:

recanter

noun

  • See recant

    • ‘As for the recanters who have accused someone of sexual abuse and then said it wasn't true - each case must be evaluated separately and independently.’
    • ‘That, of course, brings the number of recanters to three.’
    • ‘Such recanters often retained a substantial element of Anabaptist thought and ethic.’

Pronunciation

recanter

/rəˈkan(t)ər//rəˈkæn(t)ər/