ad·​vis·​al əd-ˈvī-zəl How to pronounce advisal (audio)
: an act or instance of giving advice
Truman consulted with lawyers around the country who advised that case law at the time showed that without an advisal from the court, an appeal could be launched at another time …Felisa Cardona, Denver Post, 24 Feb. 2009

Word History


advise + -al entry 2

First Known Use

1765, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of advisal was in 1765

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“Advisal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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