take+counsel

  • 1 take counsel — index confer (consult), consult (ask advice of) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 take counsel — phrasal : consult, deliberate when a student decides to become a musician, let him first take counsel with himself S.A.Koussevitzky taking counsel of his own thought, not overtolerant of those who differed with him V.L.Parrington you have taken… …

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  • 3 take counsel — discuss a problem. → counsel …

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  • 4 take counsel — seek advice, get counseling …

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  • 5 take counsel with oneself — index deliberate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 take counsel of one's pillow — sleep on it, consider an issue overnight before making a decision …

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  • 7 counsel — [koun′səl] n. [ME & OFr counseil < L consilium (for base see CONSULT); confused in ME with COUNCIL] 1. a mutual exchange of ideas, opinions, etc.; discussion and deliberation 2. a) advice resulting from such an exchange b) any advice …

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  • 8 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.… …

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  • 9 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.… …

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  • 10 counsel — n. & v. n. 1 advice, esp. formally given. 2 consultation, esp. to seek or give advice. 3 (pl. same) a barrister or other legal adviser; a body of these advising in a case. 4 a plan of action. v.tr. (counselled, counselling; US counseled,… …

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  • 11 counsel — noun 1》 advice, especially that given formally.     ↘archaic consultation. 2》 (plural same) a barrister or other legal adviser conducting a case. verb (counsels, counselling, counselled; US counsels, counseling, counseled) 1》 give advice to …

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  • 12 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

  • 13 counsel — Synonyms and related words: Dutch uncle, Polonius, admonisher, admonition, advice, advise, advise with, advisement, adviser, advising, advisor, advocacy, advocate, agent, aim, ambition, amicus curiae, animus, aspiration, attorney, attorney at law …

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  • 14 take up with — Synonyms and related words: abide, abide with, advise with, associate with, assort with, bargain, bear, bear with, befriend, bide, brave, brook, buddy up, call in, chum, chum together, chum with, clique, clique with, club together, collogue,… …

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  • 15 counsel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. & n. See advice. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Advice] Syn. guidance, instruction, direction; see advice , suggestion 1 . 2. [A lawyer] Syn. attorney, legal adviser, barrister, counselor(s); see adviser …

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

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  • 17 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… …

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

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  • 19 Take-Two Interactive v. John B. Thompson — Take Two Interactive Software, Inc. v. John B. Thompson is a lawsuit filed by Take Two Interactive against Miami attorney Jack Thompson seeking to permanently enjoin him from filing a public nuisance suit under Florida law against Take Two to… …

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  • 20 take silk — ► take silk Brit. become a Queen s (or King s) Counsel. Main Entry: ↑silk …

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