Definition of consigliere in English:

consigliere

Syllabification: con·si·glie·re
Pronunciation: /ˌkônsēˈlye-re, kənsiglēˈērē
 
/

noun (plural consiglieri /-rē/)

  • An adviser, especially to a crime boss.
    More example sentences
    • He's a bit of a confidant and consiglieri to the likes of Desmond.
    • Other than advise the Corleones, what does a consigliere do on radio?
    • A malign version of myself, more outrageous and more cunning, he became the godfather and I the consiglieri of our two-man ‘mob’.

More definitions of consigliere

Definition of consigliere in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea