noun, plural coun·sel for 3.
verb (used with object), coun·seled, coun·sel·ing or (especially British) coun·selled, coun·sel·ling.
verb (used without object), coun·seled, coun·sel·ing or (especially British) coun·selled, coun·sel·ling.
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If it turns out that there is some material, criminal behavior going on, then there’s a referral made to law enforcement, often in conjunction with outside counsel.A journalist-turned-detective on how corporate America depends on private sleuths|Jeremy Kahn|October 31, 2020|Fortune
Under congressional power, the breakups would target types of business, rather than particular companies, committee counsel told reporters on Tuesday.House panel proposes largest antitrust reforms in decades to rein in Big Tech|kdunn6|October 7, 2020|Fortune
The proposal achieved Saufley’s goal at the time, which was to create an entity separate from the judicial branch where court-appointed counsel would have independence from judges and prosecutors.Maine Hires Lawyers With Criminal Records to Defend Its Poorest Residents|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor, with data analysis by Agnel Philip|October 6, 2020|ProPublica
“Certainly not more of the same,” says Linda Jun, senior policy counsel at Americans for Financial Reform.
“We’re pleased that the Attorney General has rejected the City’s claims,” said Matt Topic, outside general counsel for the BGA.When Is a Meeting Not a Meeting and a Lawmaker Not a Lawmaker? When It’s Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago.|by Mick Dumke|September 24, 2020|ProPublica
Simply that the man who had counselled further delay had spoken the right word.In the Whirl of the Rising|Bertram Mitford
"Don't let them see that we're anxious, darling," he counselled warily.The Hills of Desire|Richard Aumerle Maher
He counselled a gathering of all the peoples near Paris to make common cause against the Normans.Paris and its Story|Thomas Okey
Wenger complained of his lungs, and Bennen counselled him several times to remain behind; but this the Oberland man refused to do.Hours of Exercise in the Alps|John Tyndall
When the nation was rent in twain, Lincoln, the propitiator, counselled conciliation.Masterpieces of Negro Eloquence|Various
British Dictionary definitions for counsel
verb -sels, -selling or -selled or US -sels, -seling or -seled
Derived forms of counselcounsellable or US counselable, adjective
Word Origin for counsel
Idioms and Phrases with counsel
see keep one's own counsel.