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Definition of "advise" []

  • To offer advice to; counsel. (verb-transitive)
  • To recommend; suggest: advised patience. (verb-transitive)
  • Usage Problem To inform; notify. (verb-transitive)
  • To take counsel; consult: She advised with her associates. (verb-intransitive)
  • To offer advice. (verb-intransitive)
  • To offer advice (to a person or persons); counsel (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To inform or notify (verb)
  • To consult or discuss (verb)

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Use "advise" in a sentence
  • "Although Consumers Union recommended that the label advise consumers to place generators at least 15 feet from a house or garage, the new label only tells consumers to place them “outside and far away from windows, doors, and vents.”"
  • "Although Consumers Union recommended that the label advise consumers to place generators at least 15 feet from a house or garage, the new label only tells consumers to place them “outside and far away from windows, doors, and vents.”"
  • "KAMBER: Well, I think again, I totally think that the president misunderstands what the term advise and consent is."