disbar

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verb dis·bar \dis-ˈbär\

Definition of disbar

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to expel from the bar or the legal profession :  deprive (an attorney) of legal status and privileges

disbarment

play \-mənt\ noun

1633

First Known Use of disbar

1633


DISBAR Defined for English Language Learners

disbar

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verb dis·bar \dis-ˈbär\

Definition of disbar for English Language Learners

  • : to take away the right of (a lawyer) to work in the legal profession


Law Dictionary

disbar

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transitive verb dis·bar \dis-ˈbär\

Legal Definition of disbar

  1. :  to expel from the bar or the legal profession :  deprive (an attorney) of a license to practice law usually for engaging in unethical or illegal practices — compare debar

disbarment

noun


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