Definitions for advisor

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ad•viseædˈvaɪz(v.)-vised, -vis•ing.

  1. (v.t.)to give counsel to.

  2. to recommend as desirable, prudent, etc.:

    to advise secrecy.

  3. to give (a person, group, etc.) information or notice (often fol. by of):

    Investors were advised of the risk.

  4. (v.i.)to take counsel; consult (usu. fol. by with):

    to advise with one's friends.

  5. 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 )

ad•vis′or(n.)

ad•vi′ser(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adviser, advisor, consultant(noun)

    an expert who gives advice

    "an adviser helped students select their courses"; "the United States sent military advisors to Guatemala"

Wiktionary

  1. advisor(Noun)

    One who offers advice.


Translations for advisor

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

advisor(noun)

a person who advises.

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