There are 2 translations of counsel in Spanish:

counsel1

Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊnsəl/

n

  • 1.1 u c (advice) [frml or liter] consejo (m) to hold/take counsel with sb asesorarse or aconsejarse con algn let's hope that wiser counsels may prevail esperemos que impere el buen sentido a counsel of perfection un ideal imposible to keep one's own counsel reservarse la opinión
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    • As for the European Union, the situation is really bad, though wiser counsels may prevail in the next week or so.
    • In fact, this is only one of many wise counsels to the cautious buyer who fears being landed with a freshly minted or happily married antique.
    • To the spiritually minded he was rich in wise counsels.
    1.2 c
    (pl counsel (no art))
    [Law] abogado, -da (m,f) counsel for the defense abogado defensor, abogada defensora (m,f) counsel for the prosecution fiscal (mf)
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    • Your role as a defence counsel is to fearlessly advocate for the person you are representing.
    • In other words, the efforts of the defence counsel on a partial indemnity basis are justified.
    • Defence counsel and the accused waive this date for jury selection and trial.

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There are 2 translations of counsel in Spanish:

counsel2

vt ( (BrE) -ll-)

  • 1.1 [formal] aconsejar, recomendar* to counsel sb to + inf aconsejarle a algn que + subj
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    • In fact, commanders counselled caution and warned that hasty judgements by the media would be premature!
    • The national development agency's study, which counselled caution, examined housing prices in 35 cities and urged authorities to prevent developing price distortions.
    • At most it counsels caution, prudence and a little more scepticism.
    1.2 [Educ] [Psych] orientar, asesorar
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    • I would expect police officers to counsel the drivers on what is to be acquired.
    • In these new circumstances, he has counselled writers and intellectuals to be cautious.
    • In fact, she was counseled to remove her ear hoop for the forum, but she refused.
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    • If professionals fail to counsel patients in the way recognized by their peers as appropriate they may be negligent.
    • His wife is a psychologist who counsels cancer patients for a living.
    • She estimated that she's counselled about 400 people, almost all of them women, since founding the organisation.

vi ( (BrE) -ll-)

  • aconsejarto counsel against -ing he counseled against taking legal action aconsejó no entablar or que no se entablara demanda

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