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Synonyms for attorney
əˈtɜr niat·tor·ney

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  1. attorneynoun

    advocate, mouthpiece

  2. attorneynoun

    In the United States, a lawyer; one who advises or represents others in legal matters as a profession.

    advocate, mouthpiece

  3. attorneynoun

    An agent or representative authorized to act on someone else's behalf.

    Usage note: In this sense, the word is now used to refer to nonlawyers usually only in fixed phrases such as attorney-in-fact or power of attorney.

    mouthpiece, advocate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lawyer, attorneynoun

    a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. attorneynoun

    agent, factor, proxy, deputy, substitute

  2. attorneynoun

    lawyer, counsellor, counsel, SOLICITOR, advocate, barrister, attorney-at-law, limb of the law

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  1. Adam Schiff:

    Doing so would send an unmistakable message that President Trump will protect those who lie to Congress to cover up his own misconduct, and that the attorney general will join him in that effort.

  2. Thomas Saenz:

    If Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke're doing something similar, then even if Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke're not in a covered situation Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke should pause, and consider whether Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke want to go through with it, because the risk Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke will be sued by a private party or the government is pretty high at that point.

  3. Beau Biden:

    Of course I would, look, Senator Harris has the capacity to be anything Senator Harris wants to be. I mean it sincerely. I talked to Senator Harris yesterday. Senator Harris's solid, Senator Harris can be president someday Senator Harris, Senator Harris can be vice president, Senator Harris could go on to be a Supreme Court justice, Senator Harris could be attorney general. I mean Senator Harris has enormous capability.

  4. James Comey:

    That is not the attorney general's job. It's a political appointment by the President, but you lead an institution that belongs to the American people and not the President.

  5. Deputy Public Defender Eric Quandt:

    ICE has made this case about sanctuary laws and immigration status, and that has nothing to do with the charges that are being brought by the District Attorney.

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