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Definition of Consult

Consult

  1. To seek the opinion or advice of another; to take counsel; to deliberate together; to confer.
  2. 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.
  3. To have reference to, in judging or acting; to have regard to; to consider; as, to consult one's wishes.
  4. To deliberate upon; to take for.
  5. To bring about by counsel or contrivance; to devise; to contrive.
  6. The act of consulting or deliberating; consultation; also, the result of consulation; determination; decision.
  7. A council; a meeting for consultation.
  8. Agreement; concert

Consult Quotations

Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Pope John XXIII

To consult the statistician after an experiment is finished is often merely to ask him to conduct a post mortem examination. He can perhaps say what the experiment died of.
Ronald Fisher

Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult.
Napoleon Bonaparte

It's a good thing that when God created the rainbow he didn't consult a decorator or he would still be picking colors.
Sam Levenson

Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Ludwig van Beethoven
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Consult Translations

consult in Afrikaans is raadpleeg
consult in Dutch is raadplegen, consulteren
consult in French is consultez, consulter, consultent, consultons
consult in German is zuziehen, Befragen, konsultieren
consult in Italian is interrogare
consult in Latin is consulto
consult in Spanish is consultar
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