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 \ˈkau̇n(t)-s(ə-)lər-ˌship\ noun
Examples of counselor in a Sentence
He works as a camp counselor.
a young couple going to a marriage counselor
Recent Examples of counselor from the Web
The agency’s counselors are also helping Burbank Unified track data, including drug use and suicidal thoughts.
Mrs. Obama ended the appearance by thanking the school counselors standing behind her, including Terri Tchorzynski, the 2017 honoree from the Calhoun Area Career Center in Battle Creek, Michigan, for their hard work and dedication.
Mr. Trump tapped Kellyanne Conway as counselor to the president, giving his former campaign manager a sweeping mandate to help make good on his election promises.
President-elect Donald Trump has named close adviser Kellyanne Conway as his White House counselor, elevating the woman who led his campaign to victory to a senior West Wing position.
Even now, 1.6 million students go to a school that has a law-enforcement officer but no counselor.
Chanara Andrews, an English major, graduated in the top 5 percent of her high school class and volunteers as a Spanish/English tutor and peer counselor.
School officials said counselors were at the school.
Often the choice had hinged on geography (many had gone to UCLA) or the recommendation of a guidance counselor or a parent.
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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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