give counsel
index admonish (advise), advise

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • counsel — /ˈkaʊnsəl / (say kownsuhl) noun 1. advice; opinion or instruction given in directing the judgement or conduct of another. 2. interchange of opinions as to future procedure; consultation; deliberation: to take counsel with one s partners. 3.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • counsel — counselable; esp. Brit., counsellable, adj. /kown seuhl/, n., pl. counsel for 3, v., counseled, counseling or (esp. Brit.) counselled, counselling. n. 1. advice; opinion or instruction given in directing the judgment or conduct of another. 2.… …   Universalium

  • counsel — coun•sel [[t]ˈkaʊn səl[/t]] n. pl. sel for3 1) advice; opinion or instruction regarding the judgment or conduct of another 2) interchange of opinions as to future procedure; consultation; deliberation 3) law (used with a sing. or pl. v.) the… …   From formal English to slang

  • counsel — I. , sb. RG. 412, 371 II. , v. n. == take counsel, consider. RG. 91 v. a. == give counsel. Wright’s L. P. p. 95 …   Oldest English Words

  • counsel — coun·sel 1 / kau̇n səl/ n pl counsel [Old French conseil advice, from Latin consilium discussion, advice, council, from consulere to consult]: lawyer: as a: a lawyer participating in the management or trial of a case in court ...to have the… …   Law dictionary

  • counsel — coun‧sel [ˈkaʊnsl] noun [countable usually singular] LAW 1. a lawyer who represents a client in a court of law; = barrister Bre: • My defence counsel destroyed his evidence on that fact alone. • The prosecuting counsel told the jury that there… …   Financial and business terms

  • Counsel and Care — Charity logo Formation 1954 Legal status Advice Service Purpose/focus A …   Wikipedia

  • counsel — [n1] guidance admonition, advice, advisement, caution, consideration, consultation, deliberation, direction, forethought, information, instruction, kibitz*, recommendation, steer, suggestion, tip, tip off*, two cents’ worth*, warning, word to the …   New thesaurus

  • Counsel's Opinion — Directed by Allan Dwan Produced by Alexander Korda Written by Arthur Wimperis Gilbert Wakefield (play) Starring …   Wikipedia

  • counsel — ► NOUN 1) advice, especially that given formally. 2) (pl. same) a barrister or other legal adviser conducting a case. 3) archaic consultation, especially to seek advice. ► VERB (counselled, counselling; US counseled, counseling …   English terms dictionary


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