counsel

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counsel

noun

Definition of COUNSEL

1
a person whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients or to advise about legal rights and obligations <if you cannot afford counsel, one will be provided for you>
3
a person who gives advice especially professionally <the toy manufacturer hired a public relations counsel to do some damage control>
Synonyms adviser (also advisor), consigliere, counsel, counselor (or counsellor)
Near Antonyms counselee
4
an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue <she approved the move after a counsel with her advisers>

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