Definitions for adviseædˈvaɪz
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.t.)to give counsel to.
to recommend as desirable, prudent, etc.:
to advise secrecy.
to give (a person, group, etc.) information or notice (often fol. by of):
Investors were advised of the risk.
(v.i.)to take counsel; consult (usu. fol. by with):
to advise with one's friends.
to offer counsel; give advice:
I shall act as you advise.
Origin of advise:
1275–1325; ME avisen < AF, OF aviser, v. der. of avis opinion (see advice )
rede, advise, counsel(verb)
give advice to
"The teacher counsels troubled students"; "The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud"
advise, notify, give notice, send word, apprise, apprize(verb)
inform (somebody) of something
"I advised him that the rent was due"
propose, suggest, advise(verb)
make a proposal, declare a plan for something
"the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to tell sb what you think is best
The doctor advised him to exercise more.
to advise not to do sth
Authorities are advising against travel.; a financial adviser
To look at, watch; to see.
To give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed; to counsel; to warn.
To give information or notice to; to inform; with of before the thing communicated.
To consider, to deliberate.
to give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed; to counsel; to warn
to give information or notice to; to inform; -- with of before the thing communicated; as, we were advised of the risk
to consider; to deliberate
to take counsel; to consult; -- followed by with; as, to advise with friends
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British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'advise' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4636
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'advise' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3020
Rank popularity for the word 'advise' in Verbs Frequency: #378
Translations for advise
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to give advice to; to recommend
My lawyer advises me to buy the house.
- aconselharPortuguese (BR)
- συμβουλεύω, συστήνωGreek
- نصیحت کردن؛ توصیه کردنFarsi
- conseiller (de)French
- לְייַעֵץ, לְהַמלִיץHebrew
- सलाह देनाHindi
- dot padomu; ieteiktLatvian
- råde, tilråNorwegian
- نصیحت کردن؛ توصیه کردنPersian
- نصیحت کول، وړاندیزPashto
- a sfătuiRomanian
- öğüt vermek, tavsiye etmekTurkish
- 勸告Chinese (Trad.)
- радити(ся); консультувати(ся)Ukrainian
- نصیحت کرنا ، نصیحت دیناUrdu
- 劝告Chinese (Simp.)
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