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advise

ad·vise

advise

 
pronunciation:
d vaIz
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part of speech: verb
inflections: advised, advises, advising
definition 1: to give advice to; recommend.
My parents advised me about what to take on my trip.
synonyms:
advocate, counsel, guide, recommend
similar words:
admonish, direct, endorse, instruct, prescribe, steer, tutor, urge
definition 2: to tell; inform; notify.
I am waiting for the letter that will advise me that I made the team.
synonyms:
inform, tell
similar words:
disclose, notify, relate, report
Word Builder: advise +
  • adviser, advisor:
    a person who advises.
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