adverb see ill-advised

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ill-advisedly — See ill advised. * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-advisedly — adverb In an ill advised manner …   Wiktionary

  • ill-advisedly — adverb see ill advised …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-advised — ill ad vised adj not sensible or not wise and likely to cause problems in the future ill advised to do sth ▪ You would be ill advised to go out alone at night. ▪ ill advised remarks >ill advisedly [ ədˈvaızdıli] adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-advised — ill advisedly /il euhd vuy zid lee/, adv. /il euhd vuyzd /, adj. acting or done without due consideration; imprudent: an ill advised remark. [1585 95] Syn. unwise, shortsighted, ill judged, senseless. * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-advised — [il′əd vīzd′] adj. showing or resulting from a lack of sound advice or careful consideration; unwise ill advisedly [il′ədvī′zid lē] adv …   English World dictionary

  • ill-advised — adjective not sensible or not wise and likely to cause problems in the future: an ill advised response to the crisis | you would be ill advised to do sth (=used to advise someone not to do something stupid): You would be ill advised to lend him… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill — adj., adv., & n. adj. 1 (usu. predic.; often foll. by with) out of health; sick (is ill; was taken ill with pneumonia; mentally ill people). 2 (of health) unsound, disordered. 3 wretched, unfavourable (ill fortune; ill luck). 4 harmful (ill… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-advised — adjective Date: circa 1592 resulting from or showing lack of wise and sufficient counsel or deliberation < an ill advised decision > • ill advisedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ill-advised — adjective not wise or prudent. Derivatives ill advisedly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

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