Advisory Definition

ăd-vīzə-rē
advisories
adjective
Empowered to advise.
An advisory committee.
American Heritage
Advising or given the power to advise.
Webster's New World
Relating to or containing advice, especially a warning.
An advisory memorandum regarding airworthiness.
American Heritage
Relating to, or containing, advice.
Webster's New World
The definition of advisory is something that provides information or a warning and/or has the ability to help make decisions on a topic.
An example of an advisory committee is when a city wants to know the environmental impact of putting a campground in on the lake, so they hire a group of people to look into the pros/cons and make a report.
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noun
advisories
A report giving information, especially a warning.
A weather advisory.
American Heritage
A report or warning, esp. one issued by the National Weather Service about weather conditions.
Webster's New World
Advisory is defined as a written document or verbal report which provides a warning or information and recommendations on a topic.
An example of an advisory is the report written when a committee looks into the possibility of building a new playground in an impoverished neighborhood, and based on the information gathered they detail their findings and recommendations.
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The Coast Guard issued a small craft advisory, warning little boats to watch out for bad weather.
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Plural:
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