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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 concussions caused by sports
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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 one's choice for a wise or proper course of action
  • I would counsel caution and deliberation in this sensitive matter.
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