Origin of council
words often confused with council
OTHER WORDS FROM councilsub·coun·cil, noun
Words nearby council
How to use council in a sentence
There’s a clear lack of regional diversity in many AI advisory boards, expert panels, and councils.AI ethics groups are repeating one of society’s classic mistakes|Amy Nordrum|September 14, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It follows two brainiac classmates who fall in love while leading their student council but are too proud to be the first to admit it.This Weekend: You’ll Never Bathe the Same Way Again|Joshua Eferighe|August 21, 2020|Ozy
Others have created new internal councils focused on diversity and inclusion.
You attend a neighborhood council meeting, just to see what happens when you rise to speak.
City councils, for instance, are making legislative decisions when they adopt new policies that will apply broadly going forward.
In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
A spokesman for Lewisham council said last year that it would be forced to act if the family returned to Britain.
Haringey Council told The Daily Beast that the children had not been taken permanently into state care.
Kirill represented the Moscow Patriarchate at the World Council of Churches in the early 1970s.Remembering the Russian Priest Who Fought the Orthodox Church|Cathy Young|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thinking there was another way, I met a few times with the president of the Interfraternity Council.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The council of Trent was prorogued for two years; it did not assemble again until 1562.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
For a "cold collation on the occasion of the audit" our Council always allows 10.
By the last-mentioned staircase access is obtained by the general public to the Council Chamber.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
The royal Audiencia has investigated this matter, on petition of the cabildo, in order to refer it to that royal council.
Old feuds were settled in the old way and six inches of steel were more potent than the longest Order in Council.The Red Year|Louis Tracy