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noun as in ejection

noun as in ouster

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All told, one-fourth of the 161 lawyers disbarred, suspended or reprimanded for misconduct in Maine in the past decade were contracted by the commission, according to disciplinary records and a data analysis of state records.

She has been threatened with disbarment, imprisonment, and worse.

The article states that the agency could have voted sanctions against Maco ranging from censure to disbarment.

Ayotte says she is “troubled” by his support of the May 2012 Global Zero report, which calls for nuclear disbarment.

"Electrocuted by his own machine rather than face disgrace and disbarment," cut in Craig.

Within a week, not only were the judge's difficulties relieved, but the proposed disbarment proceedings were dropped.

A failure, of course, meant disbarment from the Andover game—the loss of Stover, who was the strength of the whole left side.

"They both tumbled into the lake," fired in a freshman who never should have spoken, but was too new to know of her disbarment.

Yet Mr. Tutt had brought disbarment proceedings against many lawyers in his time and—what is more—had them disbarred.


On this page you'll find 208 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to disbarment, such as: contempt, degradation, dishonor, disrespect, humiliation, and ignominy.

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