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  • adj. A variation of cartoony; comical; cartoon-like
  • n. An empty and comically overstated threat of legal action, or a mock legal action.

Etymologies

Possibly a portmanteau of the words cartoon (alluding to fantasy and exaggeration) and attorney, or a variation of cartoony (cartoon-like). (Wiktionary)

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