Synonyms of council in English:

council


See definition of council

noun

1‘they won an election for their seats on the council’

SYNONYMS
local authority, local government, municipal authority, civic authority, legislative body, legislature, administration, executive, chamber, assembly, ministry, governing body, government, parliament, senate, congress, diet, cabinet
British corporation

2‘I took part in a project with the Schools Council’

SYNONYMS
advisory body, advisory group, board, board of directors, committee, commission, assembly, panel, trustees, delegates, delegation
synod, convocation, chapter

3‘the king had been sitting in council’

SYNONYMS
conference, conclave, assembly, convocation
meeting, gathering