Advise

  • 1 advise — UK US /ədˈvaɪz/ verb ► [I or T] to give someone useful information, or to tell them what you think they should do: advise (sb) to do sth »Some employment lawyers have advised employers to dismiss staff now, before the limit for compensation is… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 advise — ad·vise /əd vīz/ vb ad·vised, ad·vis·ing vt 1: to give advice to: counsel advise them to draw up a will 2: to give information or notice to advise them of their rights …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 ADVISE — (Analysis, Dissemination, Visualization, Insight, and Semantic Enhancement) is a research and development program within the United States Department of Homeland Security Threat and Vulnerability Testing and Assessment (TVTA) portfolio. It is… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 Advise — Ad*vise , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Advised}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Advising}.] [OE. avisen to perceive, consider, inform, F. aviser, fr. LL. advisare. advisare; ad + visare, fr. L. videre, visum, to see. See {Advice}, and cf. {Avise}.] 1. To give advice… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Advise — Ad*vise , v. t. 1. To consider; to deliberate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Advise if this be worth attempting. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To take counsel; to consult; followed by with; as, to advise with friends. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 ADVISE — (Analysis, Dissemination, Visualization, Insight, and Semantic Enhancement) ist ein Programm des Ministeriums für Innere Sicherheit der Vereinigten Staaten und ein Nachfolger des Programms Total Information Awareness (später Terrorist Information …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7 advise — 1 counsel (see under ADVICE 1) Analogous words: admonish (see REPROVE): *warn, forewarn, caution: *induce, persuade Contrasted words: consult, *confer, advise 2 consult, * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 advise — [v1] offer recommendation admonish, advocate, caution, charge, commend, counsel, direct, dissuade, encourage, enjoin, exhort, forewarn, give a pointer*, give a tip*, guide, instruct, kibitz*, level with*, move, opine, point out, preach, prepare,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 advise — [ad vīz′, ədvīz′] vt. advised, advising [ME avisen, orig., to consider < OFr aviser < ML advisare < advisum: see ADVICE] 1. to give advice or an opinion to; counsel 2. to offer as advice; recommend 3. to notify; inform [he was advised of …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 advise — (v.) late 13c., avisen to view, consider, from O.Fr. aviser deliberate, reflect, consider (13c.), from avis opinion (see ADVICE (Cf. advice)). Meaning to give counsel to is late 14c. Related: Advised; advising …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 advise — ► VERB 1) recommend (a course of action). 2) inform about a fact or situation. 3) offer advice to. DERIVATIVES adviser (also advisor) noun. ORIGIN Old French aviser, from Latin ad to + videre to see …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 advise */*/*/ — UK [ədˈvaɪz] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms advise : present tense I/you/we/they advise he/she/it advises present participle advising past tense advised past participle advised 1) a) to give your opinion to someone about the best… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 advise — ad|vise [ əd vaız ] verb intransitive or transitive *** 1. ) to give your opinion to someone about the best thing to do in a particular situation: I m afraid I m not able to advise you. advise someone to do something: Her doctor advised her to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 advise — ad|vise W2S2 [ədˈvaız] v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: aviser, from avis; ADVICE] 1.) [I and T] to tell someone what you think they should do, especially when you know more than they do about something ▪ She needed someone to advise her …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 advise — v. 1) to advise strongly 2) (D; tr.) to advise about, on 3) (d; intr., tr.) to advise against (to advise smb. against a course of action) 4) (formal) (d; tr.) to advise of (to advise smb. of the facts) 5) (G) who advised making that statement? 6) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 advise — verb 1 (I, T) to tell someone what you think they should do, especially when you know more than they do about something: advise sb to do sth: Passengers are advised not to leave their bags unattended. | advise sb against doing sth: I d advise you …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 advise — [c]/ədˈvaɪz / (say uhd vuyz) verb (advised, advising) –verb (t) 1. to give counsel to; offer an opinion to, as worthy or expedient to be followed: *So, please advise me: where should I emigrate to … –andras dezsery, 1983. 2. to recommend as wise …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 advise — verb (advised; advising) Etymology: Middle English, to look at, consider, advise, from Anglo French aviser, from avis Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to give advice to ; counsel …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 advise — verb 1 tell sb what you think they should do ADVERB ▪ strongly ▪ I strongly advise you not to do this. ▪ badly, wrongly ▪ We were badly advised by our lawyer. ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 advise — [[t]ædva͟ɪz[/t]] ♦♦♦ advises, advising, advised 1) VERB If you advise someone to do something, you tell them what you think they should do. [V n to inf] The minister advised him to leave as soon as possible... [V n wh] Herbert would surely advise …

    English dictionary