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  • I would give myself to books, as my uncle counselled, but what think you? Cited from A Reputed Changeling, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • But I feel sure that if he did he must have been counselled against it. Cited from Thackeray, by Anthony Trollope
  • But to what end had the true heart counselled her of late? Cited from Lord Ormont and his Aminta by Meredith, v3
  • Could it count upon the support of those who had counselled peace, peace at any cost? Cited from Stephen A. Douglas, by Allen Johnson
  • The captain, and others, his friends, counselled him to remain in his bed. Cited from Sea-Wolves of the Mediterranean, by E. Hamilton Currey
  • She counselled her cousin to be true to her love if her love was in itself true. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • A friend at length counselled him to stop before he found himself stopped by being able to speak no longer. Cited from Cowper, by Goldwin Smith
  • She counselled him to think of her when he felt like going astray. Cited from Now or Never, by Oliver Optic
  • He therefore counselled his companions to have their eyes wide open for every thing and at all hours. Cited from Five Weeks in a Balloon, by Jules Verne
  • Wise friends, however, from desire of doing him good, counselled him against that course.
  • All that he counselled was done, all that he wished he had. Cited from The Sad Shepherd, by Henry Van Dyke
  • At all events he counselled her to consider matters, to accept his aid. Cited from The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari, by James S. De Benneville
  • The soldiers only desired to be told what she counselled, and to a man they would support her. Cited from A Heroine of France, The Story of Joan of Arc, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • Had they, had any one of them, counselled him to keep within his own sphere? Cited from Prince Fortunatus, by William Black
  • He was counselled to remain and gather more men, leaving some one else to lead his army. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 4, by Charles Morris
  • Fear counselled them to stop where they were, but human respect urged them to land. Cited from De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2), Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
  • Nor would Jack have absolutely counselled him to break his word to the young lady. Cited from An Eye for an Eye, by Anthony Trollope
  • I read it again in the way he had counselled, and then refused to think any more on the subject. Cited from Far Away and Long Ago, by W. H. Hudson
  • For it will indeed be sweet for me to perform a good work counselled by a child three years old. Cited from The Empress Josephine, by Louise Muhlbach
  • He had also counselled them not to visit the Red River country. Cited from Treaties of Canada with Indians, Alexander Morris
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Root form of counselled is counsel for the verb.