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attorney

at·tor·ney

attorney

 
 
pronunciation:
tuhr ni
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part of speech: noun
inflections: attorneys
definition: one whose profession is to give legal advice and to act as a representative in court during legal proceedings; lawyer; attorney-at-law.
You should speak with an attorney about your legal rights in this situation.
synonyms:
attorney-at-law, counsel, counselor, lawyer
similar words:
advocate, ambulance chaser, barrister, defense, pettifogger, solicitor
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