What does advisement mean?

Definitions for advisement
ædˈvaɪz məntad·vise·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deliberation, weighing, advisementnoun

    careful consideration

    "a little deliberation would have deterred them"


  1. advisementnoun

    Consideration or deliberation.

    He took the situation under advisement, but was able to draw no conclusion.

  2. advisementnoun

    Advice, counsel.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Advisementnoun

    Etymology: advisement, Fr.

    Mote I wrote,
    What strange adventure do ye now pursue?
    Perhaps my succour, or advisement meet,
    Mote stead you much your purpose to subdue. Fairy Queen.

    I will, according to your advisement, declare the evils, which seem most hurtful. Edmund Spenser, State of Ireland.


  1. advisement

    Advisement refers to the act of giving advice, guidance, or recommendation about a decision or course of action. This can also refer to the process of careful consideration or deliberation about something. It's often used in academic, legal, or professional settings where individuals are guided to make informed decisions or plans.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advisementnoun

    counsel; advice; information

  2. Advisementnoun

    consideration; deliberation; consultation

  3. Etymology: [OE. avisement, F. avisement, fr. aviser. See Advise, and cf. Avisement.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of advisement in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of advisement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of advisement in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    I would certainly take that under advisement, i mean, he is brilliant and he can set forth an argument and he was a law professor. He has got all the credentials.

  2. Trey Gowdy:

    The committee has Mr. Kendall's letter under advisement and will issue a response tomorrow setting out a reasonable path forward with respect to Secretary Clinton's appearances to discuss both Benghazi as well as congressional efforts to ensure the public record is complete with respect to her tenure as Secretary of State.

  3. Mark Warner:

    This is where, again, the chairman and I just disagree in terms of the needs for this narrowly tailored independent counsel, i expressed that concern to Mr. Rosenstein. He took it under advisement.

  4. State John Kerry in Davos:

    I asked him for whatever help, if Iran knew any way to provide help, or if there was some way they could have impact in getting the right outcome, he said he would take it under advisement and try to do what they can. He didn’t have any immediate knowledge whatsoever about it.

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