Meaning of King's evidence in English:

King's evidence


in the reign of a king, the term for Queen's evidence
‘The Attorney-General urged, ‘that the king's evidence ought not to be broken or dismembered, whereby it might lose much of its grace and vigour.’’
  • ‘The crime of this Gentleman is invalidating the King's Evidence.’
  • ‘For example, in September 1680, Simpson Tongue was committed to Newgate for attempting to ‘defame the King's evidence’.’