Definitions for advisableædˈvaɪ zə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ad•vis•a•bleædˈvaɪ zə bəl(adj.)

  1. recommended or wise, as a course of action.

  2. open to or desirous of advice.

Origin of advisable:

1640–50

ad•vis′a•bly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. advisable(adj)

    worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise

    "such action is neither necessary nor advisable"; "extreme caution is advisable"; "it is advisable to telephone first"

Wiktionary

  1. advisable(Adjective)

    Worthy of being recommended; desirable.

  2. advisable(Adjective)

    Capable of being advised or willing to be advised.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advisable(adj)

    proper to be advised or to be done; expedient; prudent

  2. Advisable(adj)

    ready to receive advice


Translations for advisable

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

advisable(adjective)

(of actions) wise

The doctor does not think it advisable for you to drink alcohol.

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