attorney (n.) Old form(s): Atturney
advocate, mediator, promoter
AW II.ii.20[Clown to Countess, responding to 'Will your answer serve?'] As fit as ten groats is for the hand of an attorney
R3 IV.iv.413[King Richard to Queen Elizabeth, of her daughter] Be the attorney of my love to her
Ven.335[] when the heart's attorney once is mute
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