Queen's Counsel

noun

Definition of Queen's Counsel

  1. :  a barrister selected to serve as counsel to the British crown —used during the reign of a queen

1850

First Known Use of queen's counsel

1850


QUEEN'S COUNSEL Defined for English Language Learners

Queen's Counsel

noun

Definition of Queen's Counsel for English Language Learners

  • : a barrister who is chosen to represent the British royal family in a court of law


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