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Word: shyster

Definition: lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner


More Vocab Words

::: perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)
::: invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
::: berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited
::: hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
::: pauper - very poor person
::: earmark - set aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
::: forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
::: boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
::: infantile - childish; infantlike
::: choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera