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 for counselor
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Counselor \Coun"sel*or\ (koun"s[e^]l*[~e]r), n. [Written also
     counsellor.] [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L.
     consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.]
     1. One who counsels; an adviser.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Can he that speaks with the tongue of an enemy be a
              good counselor, or no?                --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A member of council; one appointed to advise a sovereign
        or chief magistrate.
  
     Note: [See under Consilor.]
           [1913 Webster]
  
     3. One whose profession is to give advice in law, and manage
        causes for clients in court; a barrister.
  
     Syn: advocate, counsel, counselor, counselor-at-law;
          attorney.
          [1913 Webster]
  
                Good counselors lack no clients.    --Shak.
          [1913 Webster]
  
     4. someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp.
        [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  counselor
      n 1: someone who gives advice about problems [syn: counselor,
           counsellor]
      2: someone who has supervisory duties at a summer camp [syn:
         counselor, counsellor]
      3: a lawyer who pleads cases in court [syn: advocate,
         counsel, counselor, counsellor, counselor-at-law,
         pleader]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  44 Moby Thesaurus words for "counselor":
     Dutch uncle, Polonius, admonisher, adviser, advocate, agent,
     amicus curiae, attorney, attorney-at-law, backseat driver,
     barrister, barrister-at-law, buttinsky, confidant, consultant,
     counsel, counselor-at-law, deputy, expert, friend at court, guide,
     instructor, intercessor, kibitzer, lawyer, legal adviser,
     legal counselor, legal expert, legal practitioner, legalist,
     meddler, mentor, monitor, mouthpiece, nestor, orienter, pleader,
     preceptist, proctor, procurator, sea lawyer, self-styled lawyer,
     solicitor, teacher
  
  

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