Counsellor

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

counsellor \counsellor\ n. same as {counselor}.

Syn: counselor. [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Counselor \Coun"sel*or\ (koun"s[e^]l*[~e]r), noun [Written also {counsellor}.] [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L. consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.]

1. One who counsels; an adviser.

Can he that speaks with the tongue of an enemy be a good counselor, or no? --Shak.

2. A member of council; one appointed to advise a sovereign or chief magistrate.

Note: [See under {Consilor}.]

3. One whose profession is to give advice in law, and manage causes for clients in court; a barrister.

Syn: advocate, counsel, counselor, counselor-at-law; attorney.

Good counselors lack no clients. --Shak.

4. someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp. [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

counsellor

noun

1: someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp [syn: {counselor}, {counsellor}]

2: someone who gives advice about problems [syn: {counselor}, {counsellor}]

3: a lawyer who pleads cases in court [syn: {advocate}, {counsel}, {counselor}, {counsellor}, {counselor-at-law}, {pleader}]


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