well-advised

adjective
well-ad·​vised | \ ˈwel-əd-ˈvīzd How to pronounce well-advised (audio) \

Definition of well-advised

1 : acting with wisdom, wise counsel, or proper deliberation : prudent
2 : resulting from, based on, or showing careful deliberation or wise counsel well-advised plans

First Known Use of well-advised

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Well-advised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well-advised. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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well-advised

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English Language Learners Definition of well-advised

: wise or sensible

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