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counseled

verb
variants: or counselled
past tense of 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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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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“Counseled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counseled. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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