What does Advisory mean?

Definitions for Advisoryædˈvaɪ zə ri

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Advisory.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. advisory(adj)

    an announcement that usually advises or warns the public of some threat

    "a frost advisory"

  2. advisory, consultative, consultatory, consultive(adj)

    giving advice

    "an advisory memorandum", "his function was purely consultative"


  1. advisory(Noun)

    A warning.

    The Coast Guard issued a small craft advisory, warning little boats to watch out for bad weather.

  2. advisory(Adjective)

    Able to give advice.

    The advisory committee could only offer advice, but since that was almost always accepted they had real power.

  3. advisory(Adjective)

    Containing advice; advising.

    The consultant's advisory recommendations were selectively adopted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advisory(adj)

    having power to advise; containing advice; as, an advisory council; their opinion is merely advisory

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Advisory' in Adjectives Frequency: #715


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Advisory in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Advisory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Arthur Goldberg:

    If Columbus had an advisory committee he would probably still be at the dock.

  2. Jorge Montepeque:

    I have enjoyed my time and contribution to Platts and to market transparency and will continue in an advisory role to aid in the transitional period through year-end.

  3. Jamil Nazarali:

    We believe it is important to create a level playing field for all investors, this retail advisory committee enables us to continue advocating on behalf of firms of all sizes.

  4. Gerry Grimstone:

    He doesn't want to damage the effectiveness of TheCityUK in promoting good governance and doing the right thing so has decided to step aside from chairing our Advisory Council, this is entirely his own decision.

  5. William Schaffner:

    An unvaccinated child will be exposed to risk everywhere, but more so in certain circumstances than in others, for example, more so in Colorado than in Mississippi. But I don’t think you’re going to get a recommendation with a capital R from the CDC or the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.

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