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Advisers and advice centres

adviser

noun

someone whose job is to give advice on subjects they know a lot about, for example politics or financial matters

advisor

another spelling of adviser

back seat driver

noun

someone who keeps giving advice about things that they are not responsible for

career coach

noun

someone whose job is to give people advice on changing or improving their careers

careline

noun

a telephone service provided by an organization or company to provide help and information

consultant

noun

an expert or a professional person whose job is to give help and advice on a particular subject

council

noun

an official group of people who have been chosen to make decisions or provide advice: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

counsellor

noun

someone whose job is to give advice and help to people with problems

counselor

an American spelling of counsellor

drop-in centre

noun

a place where people can go to get information or help without having to make an arrangement first

elder

noun

an older and more experienced member of a group or organization who gives advice and makes decisions

father figure

noun

a man who is older than you and who behaves like a father to you by giving you help and advice

guide

noun

someone who helps you to decide what to do by giving you advice or by giving you a good example to follow

guru

noun

someone who other people respect and go to for advice about a particular subject

information centre

noun

a place where you can get information or advice about a particular subject

kitchen cabinet

noun

an informal group of people who give advice to the leader of a government

life coach

noun

someone who provides advice and support to people who want to improve their lives, helping them to make decisions, solve problems, and achieve their goals

oracle

noun

a person or book that gives the best information or advice on something

sounding board

noun

someone who listens to your ideas and opinions and tells you whether they think they are good or not

kimchi

a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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