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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person whose profession is giving advice on legal matters or acting for others in court.

Usage examples (36)
  • I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.
  • No. Instead, he calls his lawyer and hires a private detective.
  • Once you even mention the word lawyer, everything ` s supposed to stop.
  • Young black guy #1: Being a lawyer is a no-brain job. for more
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