consulting

adjective
con·​sult·​ing | \ kən-ˈsəl-tiŋ How to pronounce consulting (audio) \

Definition of consulting

1 : providing professional or expert advice a consulting architect
2 : of or relating to consultation or a consultant the consulting room of a psychiatrist

Examples of consulting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The report also found McKinsey officials used their contract with the government to drum up even more consulting work with private companies. Khristopher J. Brooks, CBS News, 13 Apr. 2022 Hobart spent four years in a consulting role at PepsiCo, working across divisions and learning the crucial art of brand-building and business analysis. Phil Wahba, Fortune, 1 Mar. 2022 This conundrum is true of most consulting, of course. Lee Gimpel, Forbes, 10 Sep. 2021 Harrison will continue in a consulting role as Mraz learns the position. Domenica Bongiovanni, The Indianapolis Star, 16 July 2021 The 49-year-old Lore will continue to serve in a consulting role as a strategic adviser through September. Dave Campbell, ajc, 13 May 2021 Lore notified Walmart on Jan. 31 of his intent to leave the company and will continue to serve in a consulting role as a strategic adviser through September. Dave Campbell, ajc, 11 Apr. 2021 Epstein, who declared interest in being part of an ownership group, took on a consulting role last month with Major League Baseball to contribute to discussions of on-field issues and potential rule changes. Alex Speier, BostonGlobe.com, 1 Feb. 2021 Herrell, a former state representative, successfully petitioned to impound the 8,577 absentee ballots in one county, Doña Ana, for inspection by her legal and consulting team. Marisa Schultz, Fox News, 18 Dec. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of consulting

1801, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of consulting was in 1801

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24 Apr 2022

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“Consulting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/consulting. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for consulting

consulting

adjective
con·​sult·​ing | \ kən-ˈsəl-tiŋ How to pronounce consulting (audio) \

Medical Definition of consulting

1 : serving as a consultant a consulting physician a consulting psychologist
2 : of or relating to consultation or a consultant a consulting room

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