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lawyerly  (ˈlɔːjəlɪ) 



  1. resembling a lawyer or lawyers   ⇒ These are our buildings, not the exclusive domain of lawyerly folk in wigs and gowns.

Example Sentences Including 'lawyerly'

Described all that he'd seen and felt at the crossroads, though his lawyerly vocabulary was barely adequate.
Clive Barker EVERVILLE (2001)
He must have been about sixty years oId, his lawyerly face distinguished by round, silver-rimmed spectacles.
Trenhalle, John A Means to Evil


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