GRE Word List

SHYSTER

a person who is professionally unscrupulous especially in the practice of law or politics : pettifogger

The meaning of the word shyster is a person who is professionally unscrupulous especially in the practice of law or politics : pettifogger.

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WordMeaning
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant
almssomething (such as money or food) given freely to relieve the poor
leonineof, relating to, suggestive of, or resembling a lion
tenantone who has the occupation or temporary possession of lands or tenements of another
disinterestednot having the mind or feelings engaged (see engaged
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile
commemorativeintended as a commemoration
filibusteran irregular military adventurer
eonan immeasurably or indefinitely long period of time : age
despoilto strip of belongings, possessions, or value : pillage