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  1. The exchange of opinions and advice; consultation
  2. Advice or guidance so given
  3. A lawyer, as in Queen's Counsel (QC)
  • Spanish: abogado
  1. To give advice, especially professional advice.
The lawyer counselled his client to remain silent.
Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and other mental health professionals counsel clients.
  1. To recommend
    Etymology: counseil, from Old French conseil, from Latin cÅnsilium; akin to cÅnsulere, to take counsel, consult.

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