lawyernoun [ C ]uk /ˈlɔɪ.ər/ us /ˈlɑː.jɚ/ US also attorney
- She's hired a lawyer who specializes in divorce cases.
- Our lawyer thinks that we have a very good case.
- Millions of dollars were spent on lawyers in a courtroom showdown between the two companies.
- The report notes that 40 percent of lawyers entering the profession are women.
- If you're unsure of your legal rights, I would check with a lawyer.
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