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consult

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of consult

  1. an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue <it was time for a change of do, which called for a consult with her hairdresser> Synonyms argument, argumentation, argy-bargy [chiefly British], back-and-forth, colloquy, confab, confabulation, conference, discussion, consultation, council, counsel, debate, deliberation, dialogue (also dialog), give-and-take, palaver, parley, talkRelated Words bull session, chat room, forum, meeting, powwow, roundtable, seminar, skull session (also skull practice), symposium, talkathon; chat, conversation, rap, words; discourse, disquisition; bargaining, consultancy, negotiation, pourparler




consult

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of consult

  1. 1 to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem <will consult with several experts on the disease before deciding which course of treatment to pursue> Synonyms advise, confab, confabulate, confer, counsel, parley, powwow, treatRelated Words argue, bandy, bat (around), chew over, debate, deliberate, discuss, dispute, hash (over), kick around, moot, palaver, talk, talk over, ventilate; rehash; coach, guide, tutor; recommend, suggest; direct, refer (to)

  2. 2 to use or seek out as a source of aid, relief, or advantage <I often consult the dictionary when I am uncertain of a word's exact meaning> Synonyms resort, go (to), refer (to), turn (to)Related Words employ, use, utilize; depend (on), rely (on)




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