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British English: /ˈkaʊns(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkaʊnsəl/

Translation of counsel in German:


  • 1 (consultation)
    Beratung Fem.
    take/hold counsel with somebody [about something]
    sich mit jemandem [über etwas Akk. ] beraten
  • 2
    Rat[schlag] Mask.
    counsel of perfection
    Vollkommenheitsforderung Fem. (Religion)
    ideale Forderung
    keep one's own counsel
    seine Meinung für sich behalten
  • 3pl. same (Law)
    (Rechtsanwalt der, -anwältin die)
    counsel for the defence
    (Verteidiger der, Verteidigerin die)
    counsel for the prosecution
    (Anklagevertreter der, -vertreterin die)
    (Staatsanwalt der, -anwältin die)
    Queen's/King's Counsel
    Anwalt/Anwältin der Krone
    (Kronanwalt der, -anwältin die)

transitive verb -ll-

(British English)
  • 1 (advise) counsel somebody to do something
    jemandem raten od. den Rat geben, etwas zu tun
  • 2 (suggest)counsel forbearance etc.
    zur Nachsicht usw. raten
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