: The act of consulting or deliberating; consultation; also, the result of consultation; determination; decision. (noun)
: A council; a meeting for consultation. (noun)
: Agreement; concert. (noun)
: A visit, e.g. to a doctor; a consultation. (noun)
To seek the opinion or advice of another; to take counsel; to deliberate together; to confer. (verb)
To advise or offer expertise. (verb)
To work as a consultant or contractor rather than as a full-time employee of a firm. (verb)
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. (verb)
To have reference to, in judging or acting; to have regard to; to consider; as, to consult one's wishes. (verb)
, (obsolete): To deliberate upon; to take for. (verb)
, (obsolete): To bring about by counsel or contrivance; to devise; to contrive. (verb)
Examples of word consult
Well, if you want to learn how to protect your house against a break-in, the best source to consult is a professional burglar.
In other words, readers, (and I'm resisting the urge to write this in capitals) they don't try to sell you anything; well of course, they do, it's their job after all (the makeup consult is Â£ 10, which is subtracted from the cost of anything you buy) â€” they just do it very quietly.
Fed up with her non-existent love life, Faith decides to once again consult the cards.
To consult is to learn, and to become sensitive to all perspectives, so that whatever decision is made, the government will act with the knowledge of how all relevant interests will be affected, after having given respectful consideration to those interests.
In this role as a true partner we will be able to again consult with the United States as we have in the past, and be able to advocate and encourage even more steps to avoid nuclear conflict.