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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshystershys‧ter /ˈʃaɪstə $ -ər/ noun [countable] especially American English informal  DISHONESTa dishonest person, especially a lawyer or businessman
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shysterTheir lawyer is a shyster who would do anything to win a case.Is it not a fitting monument to 13 years of shyster Tory Government?Once the shysters get involved, you can be sure we'll end up in court.We were the shysters who were into every business deal jamming the honest flow of commerce with fakery and fraud.The Nixon lawyers confirmed the under-lying suspicions of the country-that lawyer was synonymous with shyster and crook.
From Longman Business Dictionaryshystershys‧ter /ˈʃaɪstə-ər/ noun [countable] American English informal a dishonest person, especially a lawyer
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