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coun·sel·or

also coun·sel·lor  (koun′sə-lər, -slər)
n.
1. A person who gives counsel; an adviser.
2. An attorney, especially a trial lawyer.
3. A person who supervises children at a summer camp.
4. A person, especially a licensed professional, who treats people with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders and problems. See Usage Note at council.

coun′se·lor·ship′ n.
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counsellor

(ˈkaʊnsələ) or

counselor

n
1. a person who gives counsel; adviser
2. (Social Welfare) a person, such as a social worker, who is involved in counselling
3. (Law) Also called: counselor-at-law US a lawyer, esp one who conducts cases in court; attorney
4. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a senior British diplomatic officer
5. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a US diplomatic officer ranking just below an ambassador or minister
6. (Education) a person who advises students or others on personal problems or academic and occupational choice
ˈcounsellorˌship, ˈcounselorˌship n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.counsellor - someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp
supervisor - one who supervises or has charge and direction of
2.counsellor - someone who gives advice about problemscounsellor - someone who gives advice about problems
adviser, advisor, consultant - an expert who gives advice; "an adviser helped students select their courses"; "the United States sent military advisors to Guatemala"
Dutch uncle - a counselor who admonishes frankly and sternly
3.counsellor - a lawyer who pleads cases in courtcounsellor - a lawyer who pleads cases in court  
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
attorney, lawyer - a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
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counselor

also counsellor
noun
1. One who advises another, especially officially or professionally:
Law: counsel.
2. A person who practices law:
Chiefly British: barrister.
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Translations
مُستشار
poradce
rådgivervejleder
ráîgjafi
svetovalec

counsellor

counselor (US) [ˈkaʊnsələʳ] N
1. (Psych) → consejero/a m/f; (= adviser) → asesor(a) m/f
2. (US) (Scol) → consejero/a m/f, asesor(a) m/f
3. (Irl, US) (Jur) (also counsellor-at-law) → abogado/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

counsellor

[ˈkaʊnsər] counselor (US) n
(= adviser) → conseiller/ère m/f
(US) (= lawyer) → avocat(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

counsellor

, (US) counselor
n
(= adviser)Berater(in) m(f)
(US, Ir: = lawyer) → Rechtsanwalt m/-anwältin f
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counsellor

counselor (Am) [ˈkaʊnsləʳ] n (adviser) → consulente m/f (Psych) → assistente m/f socio-psicologico/a (Am) (lawyer) → avvocato/essa
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

counsel

(ˈkaunsəl) noun
1. advice. He'll give you good counsel on your problems.
2. a barrister or advocate. counsel for the defence.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈcounselled , (American) ˈcounseled
to advise; to recommend.
ˈcounsellor , (American) counselor noun
a person who gives advice.
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References in classic literature ?
For in other confidences, men commit the parts of life; their lands, their goods, their children, their credit, some particular affair; but to such as they make their counsellors, they commit the whole: by how much the more, they are obliged to all faith and integrity.
Stay thou there in thy place." Saying these words, he leaped with great dexterity into the sea (if I may so call it) of Flatland, right in the midst of the ring of Counsellors. "I come," cried he, "to proclaim that there is a land of Three Dimensions."
Had you descended from the Pequod's try-works to the Pequod's forecastle, where the off duty watch were sleeping, for one single moment you would have almost thought you were standing in some illuminated shrine of canonized kings and counsellors. There they lay in their triangular oaken vaults, each mariner a chiselled muteness; a score of lamps flashing upon his hooded eyes.
I described that extraordinary care always taken of their education in arts and arms, to qualify them for being counsellors both to the king and kingdom; to have a share in the legislature; to be members of the highest court of judicature, whence there can be no appeal; and to be champions always ready for the defence of their prince and country, by their valour, conduct, and fidelity.
Each of the counsellors will think of his own interests, and the prince will not know how to control them or to see through them.