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

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