a person whose profession is to represent clients in a court of law or to advise or act for clients in other legal matters.
New Testament. an interpreter of the Mosaic Law. Luke 14:3.
verb (used without object)
to work as a lawyer; practice law.
verb (used with object)
to submit (a case, document, or the like) to a lawyer for examination, advice, clarification, etc.
a member of the legal profession, esp a solicitor See also advocate, barrister, solicitor
a popular name for burbot
clubhouse lawyer, jailhouse lawyer, latrine lawyer, sea lawyer
among the Jews, was one versed in the laws of Moses, which he expounded in the schools and synagogues (Matt. 22:35; Luke 10:25). The functions of the “lawyer” and “scribe” were identical. (See DOCTOR.)
verb (used with object), underlaid, underlaying. 1. to lay under or beneath. 2. to provide with something laid underneath; raise or support with something laid underneath: The manufacturer underlays the chrome finish with a zinc coating. 3. to extend across the bottom of. noun 4. something underlaid. 5. Printing. a piece or pieces of paper […]
noun 1. a layer lying beneath another; substratum.
noun 1. the skin of an animal, with the hair removed, prepared for use by tanning or a similar process designed to preserve it against decay and make it pliable or supple when dry. 2. an article made of this material. 3. stirrup leather. adjective 4. pertaining to, made of, or resembling leather: leather processing; […]
noun 1. an ecclesiastic delegated by the pope as his representative. 2. Roman History. an assistant to a general or to a consul or magistrate, in the government of any army or a province; a commander of a legion. a provincial governor of senatorial rank appointed by the emperor. 3. an envoy or emissary. noun […]