guard-house lawyer

guardhouse lawyer

noun Military Slang.
a person in military service, especially an inmate of a guardhouse or brig, who is or claims to be an authority on military law, regulations, and soldiers' rights.

1925–30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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