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adviser

ad·vis·er (ad·vi·sor)

adviser (advisor)

 
 
pronunciation:
d vaI zr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who provides advice.
I'd like to help, but I'm not a very good adviser in matters like this.
synonyms:
counselor, guide
similar words:
director
definition 2: a teacher or other person in an official capacity who gives advice on certain matters, esp. those of an educational or vocational nature.
We should talk with a financial adviser before investing our money.His adviser at school told him he should apply to a number of colleges.
synonyms:
consultant, counselor, mentor
similar words:
coach, counsel, expert, guide, mediator, professional, pundit, teacher, therapist, tutor