In many common law jurisdictions, a type of lawyer whose traditional role is to offer legal services to clients apart from acting as their advocate in court. A solicitor instructs a barrister to act as an advocate for their client in court, although rights of audience for solicitors vary according to jurisdiction.
One that applies, as for a job.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
One who appeals a court decision.
Hopeful is defined as a person who is likely to succeed.
A device used in a moving object, especially a missile, that locates a target by detecting light, heat, or other radiation.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
A person who applies for or seeks something, such as a job or position
A person who supplicates; petitioner
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