council / ˈkaʊn səl /


council 的定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. an assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation, deliberation, or advice.
  2. a body of persons specially designated or selected to act in an advisory, administrative, or legislative capacity: the governor's council on housing.
  3. an executive or legislative body assisting the governor.
  4. an ecclesiastical assembly for deciding matters of doctrine or discipline.
  5. New Testament. the Sanhedrin or other authoritative body.

council 近义词

n. 名词 noun

people assembled for purpose


  1. There’s a clear lack of regional diversity in many AI advisory boards, expert panels, and councils.
  2. It follows two brainiac classmates who fall in love while leading their student council but are too proud to be the first to admit it.
  3. Others have created new internal councils focused on diversity and inclusion.
  4. You attend a neighborhood council meeting, just to see what happens when you rise to speak.
  5. City councils, for instance, are making legislative decisions when they adopt new policies that will apply broadly going forward.
  6. In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
  7. A spokesman for Lewisham council said last year that it would be forced to act if the family returned to Britain.
  8. Haringey Council told The Daily Beast that the children had not been taken permanently into state care.
  9. Kirill represented the Moscow Patriarchate at the World Council of Churches in the early 1970s.
  10. Thinking there was another way, I met a few times with the president of the Interfraternity Council.
  11. The council of Trent was prorogued for two years; it did not assemble again until 1562.
  12. For a "cold collation on the occasion of the audit" our Council always allows 10.
  13. By the last-mentioned staircase access is obtained by the general public to the Council Chamber.
  14. The royal Audiencia has investigated this matter, on petition of the cabildo, in order to refer it to that royal council.
  15. Old feuds were settled in the old way and six inches of steel were more potent than the longest Order in Council.