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    shyster

    shaI st@r

    noun
    a person, usu. a lawyer, who uses underhanded, unethical methods.
    That shyster accepted her fee for his services but did almost nothing for her.

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    naysayer

    neI seI @r

    noun
    a person who refuses, denies, or opposes, esp. because of cynicism or pessimism.
    They went ahead with their ambitious plan despite the arguments of the naysayers.

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Nov
08
2013

international

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

In t@r nae sh@ n@l

adjective
definition:  of or relating to the affairs of two or more nations.
example:  The United Nations is an international organization.
example:  A project on such a large scale requires international cooperation.
example:  The attack on the embassy caused an international crisis.

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