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pet·ti·fog·ger

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  1. pettifoggernoun

    Synonyms:
    shyster

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shyster, pettifoggernoun

    a person (especially a lawyer or politician) who uses unscrupulous or unethical methods

    Synonyms:
    shyster, caviller, caviler, quibbler

  2. quibbler, caviller, caviler, pettifoggernoun

    a disputant who quibbles; someone who raises annoying petty objections

    Synonyms:
    shyster, caviler, quibbler, caviller

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  1. pettifoggernoun

    Synonyms:
    petty lawyer

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