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advocate
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

12 uses
  • The advocate's trade taketh all the grain, and leaveth only straw to the other scientific professions.
    2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (62% in)
  • The customs of the provostship and the viscomty had not yet been worked over by President Thibaut Baillet, and by Roger Barmne, the king's advocate; they had not been obstructed, at that time, by that lofty hedge of quibbles and procedures, which the two jurisconsults planted there at the beginning of the sixteenth century.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (92% in)
  • The criminal advocate, Monsieur Philippe Lheulier, nevertheless, knows a little Hebrew, which he learned in that matter of the Jews of the Rue Kantersten, at Brussels.
    2.7.5 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 5 — The Two Men Clothed in Black (25% in)
  • Master Philippe Lheulier, advocate extraordinary of the king.
    2.8.1 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 1 — The Crown Changed into a Dry Leaf (26% in)
  • But Master Philippe Lheulier, advocate extraordinary to the king, interposed once more.
    2.8.1 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 1 — The Crown Changed into a Dry Leaf (60% in)
  • "You have the documents, gentlemen," added the king's advocate, as he took his seat; "you can consult the testimony of Phoebus de Châteaupers."
    2.8.1 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 1 — The Crown Changed into a Dry Leaf (64% in)
  • "Well!" said the king's advocate roughly, "he is dying.
    2.8.1 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 1 — The Crown Changed into a Dry Leaf (68% in)
  • "Advocate, be brief," said the president.
    2.8.3 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 3 — End of the Crown Which.... (68% in)
  • "Monsieur the President," replied the advocate, "since the defendant has confessed the crime, I have only one word to say to these gentlemen.
    2.8.3 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 3 — End of the Crown Which.... (69% in)
  • "An abrogated text," said the advocate extraordinary of the king.
    2.8.3 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 3 — End of the Crown Which.... (75% in)
  • "Nego, I deny it," replied the advocate.
    2.8.3 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 3 — End of the Crown Which.... (77% in)
  • When Master Philippe Lheulier, advocate extraordinary of the king, had said to poor Esmeralda; "He is dying," it was an error or a jest.
    2.8.6 — Vol 2 Bk 8 Chpt 6 — Three Human Hearts Differently.... (0% in)

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