Definition of consulting in English:


Line breaks: con¦sult|ing
Pronunciation: /kənˈsʌltɪŋ


  • Engaged in the business of giving expert advice to people working in a professional or technical field: a consulting engineer
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    • Merton Bunker is a senior consulting engineer with Rolf Jensen & Associates in their Fairfax, Va., office.
    • Mr. Tim Mullen, Acting Manager, said the concerns would be brought to the attention of the senior engineers in Mayo County Council and the consulting engineers.
    • After holding senior positions in two MNCs, she is now a consulting engineer.


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  • The business of giving expert advice to other professionals: preference will be given to applicants with some experience in consulting for industry
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    • We were both dissatisfied with our experiences of international consulting.
    • Campaign consulting is simply another business sector experiencing globalization, a sector in which entrepreneurs and innovators can expand, compete and succeed.
    • This has resulted in their inability to provide professional consulting for their clients from a relatively broader horizon.

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