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Counsellor

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun counsellor:

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Definition of the noun counsellor

What does counsellor mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: counsellors

  1. someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of counsellor: counselor
    • more generic word: supervisor = one who supervises or has charge and direction of
  2. someone who gives advice about problems
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of counsellor: counselor
    • more generic words: adviser / advisor / consultant = an expert who gives advice
    • more specific term: Dutch uncle = a counselor who admonishes frankly and sternly
    • instance: Nestor = a wise old counselor to the Greeks at Troy
  3. a lawyer who pleads cases in court

Specialised definition of the noun counsellor

Glossary of sports

person responsible for accompanying measures in the course of athletic training and competition. The most important tasks of a counsellor are: supplying optimal learning aids, mediating social well-being, creating motivation for performance as well as solving conflicts, promoting talent, coordinating sport and professional issues, being a team leader, creating a positive attitude towards competitions, and public relations. A counsellor plays an especially important role in youth sport. (Herbert Haag & Gerald Haag. 2003. Dictionary. Sport, Physical Education, Sport Science. Kiel, Institut für Sport und Sportwissenschaften)

Characters

  1. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 2012 film Up There.
  2. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 1996 film Shadow Zone: The Undead Express.
  3. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 1996 film Gospel of Liberty.
  4. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 2012 short film MatchHead.
  5. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 1980 drama film White Mama.
  6. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 2006 film Confetti.
  7. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 1996 film Gospel of Liberty.
  8. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 2009 film Long Street.
  9. Counsellor is a fictional character from the 2006 film Laid Off.

Miscellanea

  1. Counsellor a.k.a. Lawyer: A lawyer is a person who practices law, as an attorney, counsel or solicitor. Law is the system of rules of conduct established by the sovereign government of a society to correct wrongs, maintain the stability of political and social authority, and deliver justice. Working as a lawyer involves the practical application of abstract legal theories and knowledge to solve specific individualized problems, or to advance the interests of those who hire lawyers to perform legal services.
    • also known as Counsel, Attorney, Barrister, Solicitor, international lawyer
  2. Counsellor a.k.a. Educator: Si definisce educatore colui che realizza un'azione educativa ovvero che contribuisce alla crescita umana della persona. Tale azione può essere svolta sia attraverso rapporti spontanei, generalmente familiari, sia attraverso interventi speciali legati a una funzione socio-professionale. si dice che l'autorità dell'educatore è un servizio di guida che si coordina con la volontà di auto perfezionamento dell'educando. Piero Bertolini ha messo in evidenza come attualmente si sia parcellizzata l'attività dell'educatore che pertanto si trova a operare in modo molto settoriale. L'attivazione negli anni settanta di corsi regionali e successivamente di corsi universitari nelle facoltà di medicina e di Scienze dell'educazione hanno contribuito a dare consistenza alla figura e alla professione dell'educatore professionale.

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Counsellor

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Google previewAnxiety and Depression (2017)

by Stephen Ebanks

A counsellor is a lot like a therapist only they usually have a bachelor's degree. Some counsellors, however, who specialise in...

A counsellor is an unbiased friend to whom you can tell anything. There is another person who you can see and ...

Google previewTropologia (1856)

A Key, to Open Scripture Metaphors, in Four Books. To which are Prefixed Arguments to Prove the Divine Authority of the Holy Scriptures ... Together with Types of the Old Testament by Benjamin Keach, Thomas De Laune

A Counsellor is a man of worth, ...

Google previewProfessional Learning: Gaps and Transitions on the Way from Novice to Expert (2006)

by Henny P.A. Boshuizen, Rainer Bromme, Hans Gruber

Recent cases are cases the counsellor refers to that are still in progress or have only recently been completed. Specific cases are cases ...

Google previewGuidance and Counselling

by Asha K. Kinra

Assistance provided by a professional counsellor is an organized, scientific and ...

Google preview40 Short Hadith

A Collection of Hadith for Easy Memorisation by Adam Z.U. Dean

The counsellor is a trustee (one whose advice is.

Google previewThe Cambridge Diet (2012)

A Manual for Practitioners by J. Marks, A.N Howard

The Cambridge Counsellor is an independent agent who purchases the Diet directly from the Company at a basic wholesale price and provides it to the dieters – the 'Patrons';. The Counsellor makes a reasonable profit on each transaction, but ...

Google previewFeeding Problems in Children (2010)

A Practical Guide by Angela Southall, Clarissa Martin

Monique Thomas-Holtus, Gerben Sinnema and Anthony P Messer INTRODUCTION The feeding counsellor is a relatively unique role in the Netherlands and links important aspects of psychology, dietetics and paediatrics through a long-term ...

Google previewCounselling for Depression (2014)

A Person-Centred and Experiential Approach to Practice by Pete Sanders, Andy Hill

that the counsellor is an expert on people's lives, or will be working from a medicalised ...

Google previewVentures Canadian Teacher's Guide (2008)

by Gretchen Bitterlin, Dennis Johnson, Donna Price

Counsellor is the Canadian spelling. • On the board, write: counsel — »• counsellor —>• counselling • Underline the double / in the second and third words. • Model the pronunciation of each of the words, and have the Ss repeat. • Ask Ss to ...

Google previewThe Business Man's Encyclopedia: a Hip-pocket Business Counsellor-- ...: 1. Business law. 2. Business methods. [4], 156 p. illus (1905)

ENCYCLOPEDIA A Hip-Pocket Business Counsellor — A Pigeon-Hole Legal Adviser — An Office Hard-Nut Cracker — A Commercial Britannica — A Business Man's Guide Book, Combined Into Two Volumes — As full of facts and useful ...

Google previewencyclopaedia americana (1830)

by e. wigglesworth

The title Rath (counsellor), in particular, has been distributed with a most ridiculous profusion. In all branches of government, you meet counsellors in abundance. Every one is a counsellor who has passed through certain preparatory degrees, ...

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Quotes about Counsellor

He that loveth a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counsellor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter. (Isaac Barrow)
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Scrabble value of C3O1U1N1S1E1L1L1O1R1

The value of this 10-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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