Definition of Council:

  1. An advisory, deliberative, or legislative body of people formally constituted and meeting regularly.

  2. Formal gathering of experts (such as an economic council), deliberative assembly (such as a borough council), or an administrative or monitoring agency (such as a human rights council).

Synonyms of Council

Advisory body, Advisory group, Board, Board of directors, Committee, Commission, Assembly, Panel, Trustees, Delegates, Delegation, Areopagus, Bund, Rochdale cooperative, Advisory council, Alliance, Assemblage, Assemblee, Assembly, Assignation, Association, At home, Audience, Axis, Ball, Band, Bargaining, Bargaining session, Bloc, Board, Board of directors, Board of regents, Board of trustees, Body, Brawl, Cabinet, Cadre, Camarilla, Caucus, Coalition, College, Colloquium, Combination, Combine, Commission, Committee, Common market, Conclave, Concourse, Confab, Confabulation, Confederacy, Confederation, Conference, Confrontation, Congregation, Congress, Consistory, Consultation, Consumer cooperative, Conventicle, Convention, Convocation, Cooperative, Cooperative society, Corps, Council fire, Council of state, Council of war, Credit union, Curia, Customs union, Dance, Date, Diet, Directorate, Directors, Directory, Discussion, Divan, Economic community, Eisteddfod, Exchange of views, Executive arm, Executive committee, Executive hierarchy, Eyeball-to-eyeball encounter, Federation, Festivity, Fete, Forgathering, Forum, Free trade area, Gang, Gathering, Get-together, Governing board, Governing body, Group, Grouping, High-level talk, Housewarming, Huddle, Infrastructure, Inquisition, Interchange of views, Interlocking directorate, Interview, Judicatory, Judicature, Judiciary, Kitchen cabinet, League, Levee, Machine, Management, Meet, Meeting, Ministry, Mob, Negotiations, News conference, Palaver, Panel, Parley, Partnership, Party, Plenum, Political machine, Pourparler, Powwow, Press conference, Privy council, Prom, Quorum, Rally, Reception, Rendezvous, Ring, Seance, Session, Shadow cabinet, Shindig, Sit-in, Sitting, Society, Soiree, Steering committee, Summit, Summit conference, Summitry, Symposium, Synod, The Inquisition, The administration, The brass, The executive, The people upstairs, Top brass, Tribunal, Turnout, Union

How to use Council in a sentence?

  1. An official human rights council.

Meaning of Council & Council Definition