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advisory

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adjective ad·vi·so·ry \əd-ˈvīz-rē, -ˈvī-zə-\

Simple Definition of advisory

  • : having the power or right to make suggestions about what should be done : able to give advice

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of advisory

  1. 1 :  having or exercising power to advise <an advisory council>

  2. 2 :  containing or giving advice

Examples of advisory in a sentence

  1. He attended a meeting of the advisory committee.

  2. She is acting in an advisory role in the administration.



1731

First Known Use of advisory

1731


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advisory

noun ad·vi·so·ry

Simple Definition of advisory

  • : a report that gives information or a warning about something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of advisory

plural

advisories

  1. :  a report giving information (as on the weather) and often recommending action to be taken

Examples of advisory in a sentence

  1. We heard a weather advisory saying that heavy rains are expected tonight.



1920

First Known Use of advisory

1920

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ADVISORY Defined for Kids

advisory

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adjective ad·vi·so·ry \əd-ˈvī-zə-rē, -ˈvīz-rē\

Definition of advisory for Students

  1. :  having the power or right to advise <an advisory committee>




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advisory

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adjective ad·vi·so·ry \əd-ˈvī-zə-rē\

Legal Definition of advisory

  1. 1 :  having or exercising power to advise <an advisory committee>

  2. 2 :  containing or giving advice <an advisory verdict>




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