adviser

  • 1 adviser — ad‧vis‧er [ədˈvaɪzə ǁ ər] also advisor noun [countable] JOBS an expert who gives information to someone so that they are able to make a good decision ˌindependent fiˌnancial adˈviser abbreviation IFA …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 adviser — Adviser, Animaduertere, Aspicere, Considerare, Deliberare, Consultare, Apud se reputare, Circunspectare, Dispicere, Semble que ce soit comme viser à quelque chose, Animum intendere et considerare attentius. Toutesfois aucuns escrivent Aviser,… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 3 adviser — Adviser. v. act. Advertir. Il vous trompera, je vous en advise. c est le premier qui m en a advisé. Il vieillit. On dit proverbialement, Qu un fou avise bien un sage, Pour faire entendre qu il faut écouter les advis de quelque part qu ils… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 adviser — adviser, advisor Both forms occur with equal frequency throughout the English speaking world, despite impressions that er is predominantly BrE and or AmE. In the OEC, the er form is roughly twice as common as the or form across all the varieties… …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 Adviser — Ad*vis er, n. One who advises. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 adviser — index accessory, accomplice, advocate (counselor), arbiter, counsel, counselor, esquire, informant …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 adviser — (n.) 1610s, agent noun from ADVISE (Cf. advise) (v.). Meaning military person sent to help a government or army in a foreign country is recorded from 1915. Alternative form, Latinate advisor, is perhaps a back formation from ADVISORY (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 adviser — / advisor [n] person who recommends, teaches, or otherwise helps aide, attorney, authority, backseat driver*, buttinski*, clubhouse lawyer*, coach, confidant, consultant, counsel, counselor, director, doctor, Dutch uncle*, expert, friend, guide,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 adviser — (also advisor) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ chief, principal, senior, special, top ▪ the government s chief economic adviser ▪ close …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 adviser — n. also: advisor 1) an economic; financial; legal; political; senior; spiritual; technical adviser 2) an adviser on; to (an adviser on foreign affairs; an adviser to the president) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 adviser */*/ — UK [ədˈvaɪzə(r)] / US [ədˈvaɪzər] noun [countable] Word forms adviser : singular adviser plural advisers someone whose job is to give advice on subjects they know a lot about, for example politics or financial matters the Prime Minister s… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 adviser — [[t]ædva͟ɪzə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ advisers also advisor N COUNT: usu with supp, oft N to n An adviser is an expert whose job is to give advice to another person or to a group of people. In Washington, the President and his advisers spent the day in… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 adviser — ad|vis|er W3S3 advisor [ədˈvaızə US ər] n someone whose job is to give advice because they know a lot about a subject, especially in business, law, or politics ▪ a financial adviser …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 adviser — ad|vis|er [ əd vaızər ] noun count ** someone whose job is to give advice on subjects they know a lot about, for example politics or financial matters: the president s closest advisers a financial adviser …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 adviser — also advisor AmE noun (C) someone whose job is to give advice because they know a lot about a subject, especially in business, law, or politics: an independent financial adviser …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 adviser*/ — [ədˈvaɪzə] noun [C] someone whose job is to give advice on subjects that they know a lot about the Prime Minister s advisers[/ex] a financial adviser[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 17 adviser — konsultantas statusas T sritis profesijos apibrėžtis Asmuo, teikiantis konsultacijas ir patarimus. atitikmenys: angl. adviser; consultant pranc. consultant, m šaltinis Vadovai ir vadybininkai : trikalbis [lietuvių anglų prancūzų] aiškinamasis… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 18 adviser — /əd vaɪzə/, advisor noun a person who suggests what should be done ● He is consulting the company’s legal adviser …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 19 adviser — advise ► VERB 1) recommend (a course of action). 2) inform about a fact or situation. 3) offer advice to. DERIVATIVES adviser (also advisor) noun. ORIGIN Old French aviser, from Latin ad to + videre to see …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 adviser — noun see advise …

    New Collegiate Dictionary