What does counselor mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. counselor, counsellor(noun)

    someone who gives advice about problems

  2. counselor, counsellor(noun)

    someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp

  3. advocate, counsel, counselor, counsellor, counselor-at-law, pleader(noun)

    a lawyer who pleads cases in court


  1. Counselor(n.)

    someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp.

  2. Origin: [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L. consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.]


  1. counselor(Noun)

    A professional who counsels people, especially on personal problems.

  2. counselor(Noun)

    A licensed and professionally trained counselor.

  3. counselor(Noun)

    A school counselor, often in a specialty such as careers, education, or health.

  4. counselor(Noun)

    A counselor, counsellor, counselor-at-law or counsellor-at-law is an attorney.

  5. counselor(Noun)

    A high ranking diplomat, usually just below an ambassador or minister.

  6. counselor(Noun)

    A children's supervisor, usually at camp.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Counselor(noun)

    one who counsels; an adviser

  2. Counselor(noun)

    a member of council; one appointed to advise a sovereign or chief magistrate. [See under Consilor.]

  3. Counselor(noun)

    one whose profession is to give advice in law, and manage causes for clients in court; a barrister

  4. Origin: [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L. consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.]


  1. Counselor

    The Counselor Idealist is one of the 16 role variants of the Keirsey Temperament Sorter, a self-assessed personality questionnaire designed to help people better understand themselves. David Keirsey originally described the Counselor role variant; however, a brief summary of the personality types described by Isabel Myers contributed to its development. Counselors correlate primarily with the Myers-Briggs type INFJ.

How to pronounce counselor?

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How to say counselor in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of counselor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of counselor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of counselor in a Sentence

  1. French Proverb:

    Anger is a bad counselor.

  2. Anthony Robbins:

    Let fear be a counselor and not a jailer.

  3. Hunter:

    He who is always his own counselor will often have a fool for his client.

  4. Hesiod:

    He for himself weaves woe who weaves for others woe, and evil counsel on the counselor recoils.

  5. Charles Baudelaire:

    A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.

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