Synonyms and Antonyms for barratry

1. barratry (n.)

the crime of a judge whose judgment is influenced by bribery


2. barratry (n.)

the offense of vexatiously persisting in inciting lawsuits and quarrels

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3. barratry (n.)

(maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo; includes every breach of trust such as stealing or sinking or deserting the ship or embezzling the cargo


4. barratry (n.)

traffic in ecclesiastical offices or preferments