variants: or counsellor
Essential Meaning of counselor
1 : a person who provides advice as a job : a person who counsels people a marriage counselor a school guidance counselor [=a person who gives students advice about school, college, etc.]
2 US : a person who is in charge of young people at a summer camp He works as a camp counselor.
3 US : lawyer a counselor at law
Full 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.
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