adjective \əd-ˈvī-zə-bəl\

: wise, sensible, or reasonable

Full Definition of ADVISABLE

:  fit to be advised or done :  prudent
ad·vis·abil·i·ty \-ˌvī-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
ad·vis·able·ness \-ˈvī-zə-bəl-nəs\ noun
ad·vis·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of ADVISABLE

  1. My doctor said it was advisable for me to lose weight.
  2. <it's never advisable to ride double on a bicycle>

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Rhymes with ADVISABLE


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