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disbar

Pronunciation: /dɪsˈbɑːr; dɪsˈbɑː(r)/

Translation of disbar in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-rr-)

  • [barrister/attorney] inhabilitar para el ejercicio de la abogacía
    Example sentences
    • A lawyer who commits a felony and is disbarred is surely less deserving of our concern than an applicant who committed a similar crime years before studying law.
    • An investigation revealed that 33 defendants sentenced to death had been represented by attorneys who had been disbarred or suspended.
    • He blames his attorney, who was disbarred during the case, for that one.

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