noun, plural at·tor·neys.
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Origin of attorney
OTHER WORDS FROM attorneyat·tor·ney·ship, nounsub·at·tor·ney, noun, plural sub·at·tor·neys.sub·at·tor·ney·ship, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for attorney
“They are hypocritical on this very issue,” Shearer said about Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder and other public officials.
Closed courthouses, rogue clerks, and misleading statements from the attorney general as Florida welcomes same-sex marriage.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“I noticed something,” I say to Marvin, feeling a little like Ransom Stoddard, attorney at law.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As a Washington attorney, he took on companies that seemed immune to change, even when they were ineffective.
Eid, who teaches Indian law at two law schools and works as an attorney himself, had no idea that it was coming.Tribes to U.S. Government: Take Your Weed and Shove It|Abby Haglage|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Very sure," rejoined the attorney in a more positive tone, his eyes still on the stranger.Kennedy Square|F. Hopkinson Smith
The attorney was in that state of fatigue of body and languor of mind in which the least trifle amuses.The Castle Inn|Stanley John Weyman
Here honest Gilbert entered, to say that Mr L——, the attorney, would be glad to have a word with his master.
Since you have undertaken to act as my attorney, you advise me to go immediately and lay siege in form.The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. I (of 9)|Thomas Jefferson
When I told the attorney about Lee—and I have stated this at a press conference—he raised the roof, so as to say.Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy