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Attorney meaning

attorney - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. A substitute; a proxy; an agent.
  2. 2. One who is legally appointed by another to transact any business for him; an attorney in fact.
  3. 3. A legal agent qualified to act for suitors and defendants in legal proceedings; an attorney at law.
  4. 4. To perform by proxy; to employ as a proxy.
  5. 5. One who acts for another; a lawyer.

attorney - examples of usage

  1. The State Attorney may change his mind; some new man may take on the job a man with strict ideas. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. He had given the District Attorney every possible assistance toward the selection of a jury who would be at least thoughtful of the interests of the railroad. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. It is an unusual name, and there was only one attorney bearing it. - "They Call Me Carpenter", Upton Sinclair.
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