Counseled vs Counselled - What's the difference?
| Alternative forms
Counseled is an alternative form of counselled.
As verbs the difference between counseled and counselled
is that counseled
) while counselled
is (british|canada) (counsel
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The exchange of opinions and advice; consultation.
* Bible, Matthew xxvii. 1
Exercise of judgment; prudence.
- All the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus, to put him to death.
- They all confess, therefore, in the working of that first cause, that counsel is used.
- I like thy counsel ; well hast thou advised.
Deliberate purpose; design; intent; scheme; plan.
* Bible, Psalms xxxiii. 11
- It was ill counsel had misled the girl.
* Bible, Proverbs xii. 5
- The counsel of the Lord standeth forever.
(obsolete) A secret opinion or purpose; a private matter.
- The counsels of the wicked are deceit.
A lawyer, as in Queen's Counsel (QC).
- thilke lord to whom no counsel may be hid
* See also
To give advice, especially professional advice.
- The lawyer counselled his client to remain silent.
- Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and other mental health professionals counsel clients.
* See also
* keep one's counsel
* keep one's own counsel
* counseled (US )
(British, Canada) (counsel)