Translation of "council" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkaʊn·səl/ us /ˈkɑʊn·səl/

a group of people who are chosen to control a town, city, or area

the town council

(Translation of “council” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈkaunsəl/

a group of people formed in order to advise etc

The King formed a council of wise men
the Council for Recreation.

in the United Kingdom, a body of people elected to control the workings of local government in a county, region, district etc

the town council.
councillor noun

a person who is elected to serve on a council

consejero; concejal
a town coumcillor.
council estate noun

(British) a large group of house which were built by a local council

Plan Subsidiado de Vivendas
She grew up on a council estate.

(Translation of “council” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)