Definition of counselor
1 : a person who gives advice or counseling a marriage counselor
2 : lawyer; specifically : one that gives advice in law and manages cases for clients in court The defendant conferred with his counselor.
3 : one who has supervisory duties at a summer camp The counselor led the campers on a hike through the woods.
counselorshipplay \-ˌship\ noun
Examples of counselor in a sentence
He works as a camp counselor.
a young couple going to a marriage counselor
Origin and Etymology of counselor
First Known Use: 13th century
COUNSELOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of counselor for English Language Learners
: a person who provides advice as a job : a person who counsels people
: a person who is in charge of young people at a summer camp
COUNSELOR Defined for Kids
Legal Definition of counselor
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