advertence

  • 1 Advertence — Ad*vert ence, Advertency Ad*vert en*cy, [OF. advertence, avertence, LL. advertentia, fr. L. advertens. See {Advertent}.] The act of adverting, of the quality of being advertent; attention; notice; regard; heedfulness. [1913 Webster] To this… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Advertence — (engl., spr. adwert...), Aufmerksamkeit …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 3 advertence — I noun assertion, attention, averment, comment, commentary, declaration, diligence, exclamation, expression, interjection, mention, note, notice, observation, pronouncement, recitation, regard, thought, utterance, word II index diligence (care),… …

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  • 4 advertence — ⇒ADVERTANCE, ADVERTENCE, subst. fém. THÉOL., vx, rare. Attention avec laquelle on surveille ses actes sous l aspect du bien ou du mal. Anton. inadvertance. 1. Lucidité d observation : • 1. Au matin de la cérémonie, à mon réveil, je jouissais… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 5 advertence — noun Date: 14th century 1. the action or process of adverting ; attention 2. advertency 1 …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 advertence — /ad verr tns/, n. 1. the act of being or becoming advertent; heedfulness. 2. advertency. [1350 1400; ME; see ADVERT1, ENCE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 7 advertence — noun The quality of being advertent; heedfulness; regard; consideration. Syn: advertency …

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  • 8 advertence — n. attention, mindfulness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 advertence — n.; (also advertency) Attention, heed, regard, observance, observation, notice, consideration, heedfulness, mindfulness …

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  • 10 advertence — ad·vert·ence …

    English syllables

  • 11 advertence — ad•vert•ence [[t]ædˈvɜr tns[/t]] n. 1) cvb the act of being advertent; heedfulness 2) cvb advertency • Etymology: 1350–1400 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 advertence — noun the process of being heedful • Syn: ↑advertency • Derivationally related forms: ↑advertent (for: ↑advertency), ↑advert (for: ↑advertency), ↑ …

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  • 14 Advertency — Advertence Ad*vert ence, Advertency Ad*vert en*cy, [OF. advertence, avertence, LL. advertentia, fr. L. advertens. See {Advertent}.] The act of adverting, of the quality of being advertent; attention; notice; regard; heedfulness. [1913 Webster] To …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Sin — • A moral evil Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sin     Sin     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► …

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  • 16 Free Will — • The question of free will, moral liberty, or the liberum arbitrium of the Schoolmen, ranks amongst the three or four most important philosophical problems of all time Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Free Will     Free Will …

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  • 17 advertency — noun the process of being heedful • Syn: ↑advertence • Derivationally related forms: ↑advertent, ↑advert, ↑advertent (for: ↑advertence), ↑advert ( …

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  • 18 Blasphemy — • Signifies etymologically gross irreverence towards any person or thing worthy of exalted esteem Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Blasphemy     Blasphemy      …

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  • 19 Insanity — • The dividing line between sanity and insanity, like the line that distinguishes a man of average height from a tall man, can be described only in terms of a moral estimate Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Insanity     Insanity …

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  • 20 English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …

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