What does the word attorney mean?

Usage examples for attorney

  1. " Here I am, captain," said the attorney. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  2. After that, I shall be attorney- general for the state. – Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man by Marie Conway Oemler
  3. As your attorney, Miss Vaughan, I said, it is my duty to advise you that this will would probably not hold in law. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson