garreteer

garreteer

(ˌɡærəˈtɪə)
n
a person who lives in a garret, especially a penniless writer
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Officials say CIA garreteers are increasingly driven to avoid civilian deaths, in part to tamp down any political blowback from Pakistan and from U.S.