Lawyer

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Definition

a lawyer: a legal representative, a solicitor, an attorney, etc.
noun
A "lawyer" is sometimes referred to as an "attorney" in the USA. In Britain, we talk of "solicitors" and "barristers".

As your lawyer, I advise you to plead "insanity".

Pronunciation examples
UK: I am a lawyer. I practise law.
US: I too am a lawyer, but I am also called an attorney.

Examples

  • "Lawyers : Open it!"
  • "Lawyer : Uhhh, Mr Capone."
  • "Lawyer : Let's just put the body in this office."
  • "Danica : This is my team of lawyers."
  • "Lawyer : Oh no!"
  • "Lawyer : The same accountant that was going to help you with your tax evasion case!"
  • "Lawyer : Pardon me?"
  • "Lawyer : Hello!"
  • "Lawyer : That was the accountant!"
  • "Looks like I'll need to find a new lawyer too!"

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