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Synonyms for consultation

Synonyms for consultation

an exchange of views in an attempt to reach a decision

Synonyms for consultation

a conference (usually with someone important)

a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question

the act of referring or consulting


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The instant the housekeeper saw Sancho Panza shut himself in with her master, she guessed what they were about; and suspecting that the result of the consultation would be a resolve to undertake a third sally, she seized her mantle, and in deep anxiety and distress, ran to find the bachelor Samson Carrasco, as she thought that, being a well-spoken man, and a new friend of her master's, he might be able to persuade him to give up any such crazy notion.
In questions of just and unjust, fair and foul, good and evil, which are the subjects of our present consultation, ought we to follow the opinion of the many and to fear them; or the opinion of the one man who has understanding?
The physicians attend; the case of the patient is carefully examined; a consultation is held; they are unanimously agreed that the symptoms are critical, but that the case, with proper and timely relief, is so far from being desperate, that it may be made to issue in an improvement of his constitution.
The difficult mountain A smoke and consultation The captain's speech An icy turnpike Danger of a false step Arrival on Snake River Return to Portneuf Meeting of comrades
They said that your eminence was suffering from a mortal disease; I have the consultation signed in my portfolio.
She has not been at all well these three months, and now that the damp weather has begun she is very poorly indeed; so that last week papa decided to have a consultation, and he and mamma went with her up to town and saw some three or four doctors.
And I,' said the son, 'seeing my father pass the door of the waiting-room, naturally thought that the consultation had come to an end.
So throughout the night the rose lay quietly on the Woodman's bosom, and in the morning, when Glinda summoned our friends to a consultation, Nick Chopper carried his pretty flower with him to the white silk tent.
Here they stopped as though for consultation and plainly could the listener below hear every word of their conversation.
Without otherwise noticing what Doctor Allday had said, she laid the consultation fee on the table.
In consultation with his client the Lawyer asked, "Have you accomplices?
It was necessary that Captain Jim should be near him as he wrote, for consultation upon many matters of sea-faring and gulf lore of which Owen was quite ignorant.
It is much to be desired that students should have at hand for consultation some good short history of England, such as that of S.
A consultation was now entered into how to proceed in order to discover the mother.
Chilton to be called in consultation, and--I refused.
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