Advise Definition

advised, advises, advising
advised, advises, advising
To discuss something and get advice; consult (with a person)
Webster's New World
To give advice or an opinion to; counsel.
Webster's New World
To recommend; suggest.
Advised patience.
American Heritage
To notify; inform.
He was advised of the facts.
Webster's New World
To offer as advice; recommend.
Webster's New World

Origin of Advise

  • Middle English avisen (“to perceive, consider, inform”), from Old French aviser, from Late Latin advisō, from ad + visō, from Latin videō (“to see”), visum (“past participle of videō”). See also advice.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English avisen, advisen from Old French aviser from avis advice advice

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition


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