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Word: shyster

Definition: lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner


More Vocab Words

::: industrious - diligent; hard-working; N. industry
::: plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
::: redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery
::: quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
::: fundamental - basic; primary; essential
::: haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty
::: exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
::: irrefutable - indisputable; incontrovertible; undeniable
::: fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
::: knoll - little round hill; hillock