He then counseled me not to use up my “remaining days” fretting over Mia.
He counseled them to start packing a suitcase and to prepare to be away from home.
Through paid contractors, the kids are housed, counseled, educated, and reunited, if possible, with their parents or guardians.
She was discovered the following morning by Chung, who then counseled the alleged victim.
He counseled those who might benefit from his hard-won wisdom.
Like Wilder, they counseled a sweeping denial, but David was firm.
"Never mind her, Bess," she counseled with a level glance at Linda.
Her refusal was reported to Mrs. Goddard by that lady's brother, and she counseled him to be patient.
Mr. Trainer counseled against them, but did not feel that he had the authority to forbid.
She would not give heed to the small voice within her that counseled care.
early 13c., from Old French counseil (10c.) "advice, counsel; deliberation, thought," from Latin consilium "plan, opinion" (see consultation). As a synonym for "lawyer," first attested late 14c.
late 13c., from Old French conseiller "to advise, counsel," from Latin consiliari, from consilium "plan, opinion" (see counsel (n.)). Related: Counseled. Counseling "giving professional advice on social or psychological problems" dates from 1940.