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Synonyms for counsel
ˈkaʊn səlcoun·sel

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. counselnoun

    advice, instruction, monition, admonition, warning, recommendation

    misguidance, misinstruction, betrayal

  2. counselverb

    advise, instruct, warn, guide, admonish

    misguide, misinstruct, betray, counselor

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. advocate, counsel, counselor, counsellor, counselor-at-law, pleadernoun

    a lawyer who pleads cases in court

    counselor-at-law, pleader, exponent, counsellor, counselling, counselor, advocator, direction, counseling, proponent, advocate, guidance

  2. guidance, counsel, counseling, counselling, directionverb

    something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action

    direction, guidance, focus, counselor, management, counselling, way, commission, steering, instruction, counsellor, focussing, advocate, centering, counseling, charge, pleader, focal point, counselor-at-law, focusing

  3. rede, advise, counselverb

    give advice to

    "The teacher counsels troubled students"; "The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud"

    suggest, propose, send word, apprise, give notice, advise, notify, rede, apprize, interpret

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. counselnoun

    consultation, interchange of opinion

  2. counselnoun

    advice, opinion, suggestion, recommendation, instruction, admonition, caution

  3. counselnoun

    deliberation, forethought

  4. counselnoun

    design, plan, scheme, purpose

  5. counselnoun

    counsellor, lawyer, attorney, barrister, SOLICITOR, advocate

  6. counselverb

    advise, admonish, give advice to

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. counselnoun

    consultation, prudence, deliberation, forethought, advice, admonition, suggestion

    Associated words:
    mentorial, monitorial, admonitory

  2. counselverb

    advise, admonish

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How to use counsel in a sentence?

  1. William Barr:

    Although the deputy attorney general and I disagreed with some of the special counsel's legal theories, and felt that some of the episodes examined did not amount to obstruction as a matter of law, we did not rely solely on that in making our decision, instead, we accepted the special counsel's legal framework for purposes of our analysis, and evaluated the evidence as presented by the special counsel in reaching our conclusions.

  2. Pierre Charron:

    The most excellent and divine counsel, the best and most profitable advertisement of all others, but the least practised, is to study and learn how to know ourselves. This is the foundation of wisdom and the highway to whatever is good. . . . God, Nature, the wise, the world, preach man, exhort him both by word and deed to the study of himself.

  3. Jerry Nadler:

    It is clear that any other American would have been prosecuted based on the evidence Robert Mueller uncovered in Robert Mueller report, corey Lewandowski and Rick Dearborn were prominently featured in the Special Counsel's description of President Trump's efforts to obstruct justice by directing then-White House Counsel Don McGahn to fire the Special Counsel, and then by ordering him to lie about it.

  4. Mitch McConnell:

    The Special Counsel's conclusions confirm the President's account that there was no effort by The Special Counsel campaign to conspire or coordinate with Russia in its efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, however, Russia's ongoing efforts to interfere with our democracy are dangerous and disturbing, and I welcome the Special Counsel's contributions to our efforts to understand better Russia's activities in this regard. And I look forward to the continuing work of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on the threats posed to our democratic institutions by foreign interference.

  5. Hesiod:

    He for himself weaves woe who weaves for others woe, and evil counsel on the counselor recoils.

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  • شورىArabic
  • препоръчвам, обсъждане, съвещание, предлагам, съвет, съветвам, предложениеBulgarian
  • radaCzech
  • rådDanish
  • Anwältin, Beratung, Ratschlag, Rat, AnwaltGerman
  • ο ΣΥΝΗΓΟΡΟΣGreek
  • konsiloEsperanto
  • consejo, consulta, abogadoSpanish
  • مشاورهPersian
  • neuvoa, neuvottelu, suositella, neuvo, lakimies, neuvonpitoFinnish
  • conseiller, conseil, projet, expertise, planFrench
  • խորհրդատվություն, խորհուրդ, փաստաբան, խորհրդատվություն տալArmenian
  • avvocato, consiglioItalian
  • 조언Korean
  • consiliumLatin
  • совет, советување, препорачува, советуваMacedonian
  • raadDutch
  • rådNorwegian
  • radaPolish
  • conselhoPortuguese
  • povățui, sfat, sfătuire, sfătui, consilia, expertiză, consultație, povață, recomanda, consultanțăRomanian
  • совещание, обсуждение, консультация, советRussian
  • rådSwedish
  • avukat, istişare, danışma, tavsiyeTurkish
  • адвокатUkrainian
  • مشورہUrdu
  • jilavogan, kronalavogan, lavogan, hilavogan, kronahilavogan, kronajilavoganVolapük
  • 法律顾问Chinese

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