Definition of advice
- … the latest advices from Mexico …
- —Henry David Thoreau
- payment advices
My advice is to sell your old car and get a new one.
Take my advice and sell your old car.
He needs advice from an expert.
She's been giving him some expert advice about investing.
“May I ask your advice about something?” “Certainly. I'm always happy to give advice when asked for it.”
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'advice.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
What made you want to look up advice? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
Star Wars Words Quiz