Associations to the word «Consult»


CONSULT, noun. (obsolete): The act of consulting or deliberating; consultation; also, the result of consultation; determination; decision.
CONSULT, noun. (obsolete): A council; a meeting for consultation.
CONSULT, noun. (obsolete): Agreement; concert.
CONSULT, noun. (US): A visit, e.g. to a doctor; a consultation.
CONSULT, verb. (intransitive) To seek the opinion or advice of another; to take counsel; to deliberate together; to confer.
CONSULT, verb. (intransitive) To advise or offer expertise.
CONSULT, verb. (intransitive) To work as a consultant or contractor rather than as a full-time employee of a firm.
CONSULT, verb. (transitive) To ask advice of; to seek the opinion of; to apply to for information or instruction; to refer to; as, to consult a physician; to consult a dictionary.
CONSULT, verb. (transitive) To have reference to, in judging or acting; to have regard to; to consider; as, to consult one's wishes.
CONSULT, verb. (transitive) (obsolete): To deliberate upon; to take for.
CONSULT, verb. (transitive) (obsolete): To bring about by counsel or contrivance; to devise; to contrive.

Dictionary definition

CONSULT, verb. Get or ask advice from; "Consult your local broker"; "They had to consult before arriving at a decision".
CONSULT, verb. Seek information from; "You should consult the dictionary"; "refer to your notes".
CONSULT, verb. Have a conference in order to talk something over; "We conferred about a plan of action".
CONSULT, verb. Advise professionally; "The professor consults for industry".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy