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counseling

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[koun-suh-ling]
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noun Psychology.
  1. professional guidance in resolving personal conflicts and emotional problems.

Origin of counseling

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  • To a degree altogether noteworthy the words of other men found entrance into the counselings of his mind.

    Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;

    Clark S. Beardslee

  • Here all our pride becomes perforce humility; and all our counselings merge in faith.

  • Let us trust the counselings of great Zeus who holds sway over gods and men.

  • But after all, the counselings of Miss Avery, of whom he also saw much that spring, better suited his disgruntled humor.

    Queed

    Henry Sydnor Harrison