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lawyer in English:

1. sm qualified to advise or act in legal cases sm qualified to advise or act in legal cases

English word "lawyer"(sm qualified to advise or act in legal cases) occurs in sets:

legal eagles

2. attorney attorney

You should confer with your attorney on this matter.
The district attorney wasn't content with a two-year sentence.
The members of the jury listened carefully to the attorney.
You'd better consult an attorney beforehand.
defense attorney
The district attorney indicted him for theft and murder.
May I introduce Attorney Tammi, a new student. Mrs. Virtanen, the Finnish teacher.
The attorney has strong evidence that she is innocent.
Your attorney will help you win this case, Henry has named me his attorney
We need to find a good attorney to win this case. My attorney advised me not to say anything until he comes.
If you are guilty of a serious offence you need a good attorney to get you out of the trouble.
Here he's talking about another real case of a woman in the US who was caught pretending to be an attorney – that's a lawyer.
his attorney would have poked so many holes in our case
Adam Sedia, attorney for the five officials, said the judge’s action was a relief.
It's totally without precedent for the suspect's attorney to be the true culprit.

English word "lawyer"(attorney) occurs in sets:

Legal English

3. cashier cashier

The cashier bagged the customer's groceries.
That store is hiring cashiers who are friendly and are good at math.
We suspected our cashier of stealing the funds.
Please pay the cashier.
He made cashiers hand over all the money.
The cashiers at this bank are not always very friendly when Mum goes to pay her bills.
For much of the last fifty years the country's banks have operated as cashiers for often insolvent state enterprises
The cashier was disagreeable
I work at a bookstore as a cashier once a week.
My sister works as a cashier in the supermarket.
She started as a cashier making $6.50 an hour, then moved up to customer service manager, making $7.65 an hour.; She was once dismissed from her job as head cashier with a supermarket chain on suspicion of embezzlement.
A cashier works in a shop.
We have five cashiers handling payments in our branch.
She gave the money to the cashier.
Kathy found a job as a cashier at a restaurant.

4. a professional who practices law a professional who practices law

English word "lawyer"(a professional who practices law) occurs in sets:

Most common nouns 301 - 350

5. solicitor solicitor

You had better consult your solicitor.
When people are taken into custody they are asked immediately if they want a solicitor.
Can you recommend a good solicitor? I'm thinking about having a marriage contract drafted.
their solicitor helped them buy their house
I asked the solicitor to make out my will.
He is qualified as a solicitor.
I'll let you know my decision after I have consulted my solicitor.

English word "lawyer"(solicitor) occurs in sets:

Amrican british

6. law law

That's the law.
It is false that equality is a law of nature. Nature makes nothing equal, her sovereign law is subordination and dependence.
I am sure that more flags were burned as a result of Congress passing that law than had ever been burned before.
The thief or swindler who has gained great wealth by his delinquency has a better chance than the small thief of escaping the rigorous penalty of the law.
LGBT communities around the world are calling you a 'hero', and say that you were framed, Al-Sayib explained. "But the law enforcement agencies are all labeling you as a ruthless murderer. Which one are you, Dima?"
Godwin's law teaches us that any infinite discussion about an arbitrary subject converges to a Nazi comparison.
Everyone has the right to an effective remedy by the competent national tribunals for acts violating the fundamental rights granted him by the constitution or by law.
No one may be questioned about his opinions, and the same for religious opinions, provided that their manifestation does not trouble the public order established by the law.
Everyone charged with a penal offence has the right to be presumed innocent until proved guilty according to law in a public trial at which he has had all the guarantees necessary for his defence.
Criminal law, also known as penal law, involves prosecution for an act that has been classified as a crime.
People crushed by law, have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to laws; and those who have much to hope and nothing to lose, will always be dangerous.
There is a written and an unwritten law. The one by which we regulate our constitutions in our cities is the written law; that which arises from customs is the unwritten law.
Finally, in 1314, these games had become so violent and dangerous that King Edward II made a law.
All our products are manufactured in compliance with European law. Some of the products have additional confirmation from laboratory.

English word "lawyer"(law) occurs in sets:

World formation