What is a shyster?

What is a shyster? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. Someone who acts in a disreputable, unethical, or unscrupulous way, especially in the practice of law and politics.
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Ellis claims that the deceased shyster forgave him several months' rent that Harry now tries to collect.
The other was made out to a shyster lawyer and was for fifteen thousand.
I was under no obligation to serve anything to the other party whatsoever, and if they had any complaints then they should take it up with the shyster.
To make an application of all this, let us not be too hard on the quack and the shyster.
I put myself out on the line for this guy, and he was nothing but a shyster with a slick lawyer.
He's a shyster, they say, ripping off poor uneducated country folk with his mumbo-jumbo, and luring a stream of young girls into his bed.

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