[ bar-uh-ter ]
/ ˈbær ə tər /
a person who commits barratry.
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Also bar·ra·ter, barretor.
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Example sentences from the Web for barrators
The punishment of the barrators bears a relation to their sins.The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri|Dante Alighieri
British Dictionary definitions for barrators
/ (ˈbærətə) /
a person guilty of barratry
Word Origin for barrator
C14: from Old French barateor, from barater to barter
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