Advising
Advise Ad*vise", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Advised}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Advising}.] [OE. avisen to perceive, consider, inform, F. aviser, fr. LL. advisare. advisare; ad + visare, fr. L. videre, visum, to see. See {Advice}, and cf. {Avise}.] 1. To give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed; to counsel; to warn. ``I shall no more advise thee.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. To give information or notice to; to inform; -- with of before the thing communicated; as, we were advised of the risk. [1913 Webster]

{To advise one's self}, to bethink one's self; to take counsel with one's self; to reflect; to consider. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Bid thy master well advise himself. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Syn: To counsel; admonish; apprise; acquaint. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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