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attorney is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of attorney in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… argue let alone the Attorney General on …”

meanings of attorney


  1. One such who practised in the courts of the common law (cf solicitor, proctor).
  2. An agent or representative authorized to act on someone else's behalf.
  3. A lawyer; one who advises or represents others in legal matters as a profession.
  4. A solicitor.
  5. A title given to lawyers and notaries public, or those holders by profession who also do other jobs. Usually capitalized or abbreviated as Atty.


  1. To work as a legal attorney.
  2. To provide with a legal attorney.

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