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Word: shyster

Definition: lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner


More Vocab Words

::: retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
::: delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
::: recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
::: jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
::: prurient - having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire
::: brandish - wave around (a weapon); flourish
::: pulmonary - pertaining to the lungs
::: molecule - the smallest particle (one or more atoms) of a substance that has all the properties of that substance
::: repercussion - rebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. serious repercussion
::: synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize