Counselable
Counselable Coun"sel*a*ble (-[.a]*b'l), a. [Written also counsellable.] 1. Willing to receive counsel or follow advice. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Few men of so great parts were upon all occasions more counselable than he. --Clarendon. [1913 Webster]

2. Suitable to be advised; advisable, wise. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

He did not believe it counselable. --Clarendon. [1913 Webster]


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  • counselable — adj. willing to receive advice; advisable, worthwhile (also counselable) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • counselable — coun·sel·able …   English syllables

  • counselable — …   Useful 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

  • advisable — adjective a) Worthy of being recommended; desirable. Perhaps it will be advisable for me to state my reasons for marrying. b) Capable of being advised or willing to be advised. Syn: prudent, wise, counselable …   Wiktionary

  • counsel — 1. noun /ˈkaʊn.səl/ a) The exchange of opinions and advice; consultation b) Advice or guidance so given 2. verb /ˈkaʊn.səl/ a) To give advice, especially professional advice …   Wiktionary

  • counsellable — adj. willing to receive advice; advisable, worthwhile (also counselable) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • advisable — adj 1. recommendable, desirable, expedient, practical, useful; profitable, beneficial, advantageous, best; prudent, discreet, circumspect, politic, judicious, wise, sage, sagacious; sensible, reasonable, rational, intelligent; correct, proper,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • counsellable — adjective see counselable …   Useful english dictionary

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