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Meaning of COUNSELOR

Pronunciation:  'kawnsulur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a lawyer who pleads cases in court
  2. [n]  some who gives advice about problems
  3. [n]  someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp

COUNSELOR is a 9 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: advocate, counsel, counsellor, counselor-at-law, pleader
 See Also: adviser, advisor, attorney, consultant, Dutch uncle, lawyer, Nestor, supervisor



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Coun"sel*or\ (koun"s?l-?r), n. [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.

         Good counselors lack no clients.      --Shak.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a counselor or dream that you are one, suggests that you are seeking for some support and direction in your life. Pay important attention to what the counselor is saying and/or doing. Your dream is trying to convey a message that you need to think about and possibly act upon.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: admonisher, adviser, advocate, agent, amicus curiae, attorney, attorney-at-law, backseat driver, barrister, barrister-at-law, buttinsky, confidant, consultant, counsel, counselor-at-law, deputy, Dutch uncle, expert, friend at court, guide, instructor, intercessor, kibitzer, lawyer, legal adviser, legal counselor, legal expert, legal practitioner, legalist, meddler, mentor, monitor, mouthpiece, nestor, orienter, pleader, Polonius, preceptist, proctor, procurator, sea lawyer, self-styled lawyer, solicitor, teacher