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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To give suggestions.

Usage examples (36)
  • My mother would often advise me to go to law school.
  • Verb (used with object) : I advise you to be cautious. ,He advised secrecy. ,The investors were advised of the risk. They advised him that this was...
  • Verb (used without object) : I shall advise with my friends. ,I shall act as you advise
  • Maybe this advise is a little too direct for the Australian market? for more
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  • A good friend can offer sound "advice" (counsel) if you ask him to "advise" (offer recommendations or suggestions) you on a specific problem.
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