lawyer


lawyer
n.

1) to hire, retain a lawyer

2) a practicing lawyer

3) a civil-rights; corporation; criminal; trial lawyer

4) a Philadelphia ('shrewd') lawyer

5) (humorous; usu. mil.) a barrack-room (esp. BE), guardhouse (esp. AE) lawyer ('a soldier who claims to know all about military law')

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['lɔːjə]
retain a lawyer
trial lawyer
guardhouse (esp. AE) lawyer ('a soldier who claims to know all about military law')
a Philadelphia ('shrewd') lawyer
a civil-rights
a practicing lawyer
to hire
(humorous; usu. mil.) a barrack-room (esp. BE)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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