Last modified on 29 May 2014, at 01:30

barristering

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

barrister +‎ -ing

NounEdit

barristering (uncountable)

  1. The activity of working as a barrister
    • 2009 January 17, Helen T. Verongos, “John Mortimer, Barrister and Writer Who Created Rumpole, Dies at 85”:
      Somehow, despite the demands of his chosen careers — a “schizoid business of being a writer who had barristering as a day job,” he said — Mr. Mortimer also found time to pursue his lifelong interest in women, write for newspapers and keep up the garden nurtured by his father [] .