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counsel

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1 a person whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients or to advise about legal rights and obligations

  • if you cannot afford counsel, one will be provided for you
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3 a person who gives advice especially professionally

  • the toy manufacturer hired a public relations counsel to do some damage control
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4 an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue

  • she approved the move after a counsel with her advisers
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counsel

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1 to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem

  • concerned parents counseling about the problem of substance abuse in their community
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2 to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed

  • every year the admissions officer counsels thousands of students about the process of applying to college
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3 to give advice to

  • perhaps a psychologist would be better qualified to counsel you
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4 to put (something) forward as oneʼs choice for a wise or proper course of action

  • I would counsel caution and deliberation in this sensitive matter
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