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adverse opposed to or conflicting with one's purposes or desires. [3 definitions]
adversity a condition of misfortune or difficulty. [2 definitions]
advert to direct the attention by comment or remark (usu. fol. by to). [2 definitions]
advertent paying attention; heedful.
advertise to present (a product or idea) in a favorable light to win public patronage, support, or approval. [4 definitions]
advertisement a notice or public announcement designed to gain public attention, esp. to promote the sale of certain products. [2 definitions]
advertising the business, profession, or action of creating and distributing advertisements. [2 definitions]
advertising man one who works in the advertising business, esp. as a designer, salesman, or executive; adman.
advertize advertise.
advice remarks or an opinion offered as help in making a decision or in choosing a course of action; counsel.
advisable being good and proper advice; recommended, suggested, or prudent.
advise to give advice to; counsel; recommend. [3 definitions]
advised considered or conceived (usu. used in combination). [2 definitions]
advisedly after careful consideration or deliberation.
advisement careful consideration.
adviser a person who provides advice. [2 definitions]
advisory of, providing, or containing advice. [3 definitions]
advocacy the giving of support to an idea, person, or cause.
advocate to urge support or acceptance of. [3 definitions]
advt. abbreviation of "advertisement," a notice or public announcement designed to gain public attention, esp. to promote the sale of certain products.
adz an axlike tool with a curved, sharp-edged head set crosswise to the handle, used for shaping large pieces of wood.