well–advised

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adjective well–ad·vised \ˈwel-əd-ˈvīzd\

Definition of well–advised

  1. 1 :  acting with wisdom, wise counsel, or proper deliberation :  prudent

  2. 2 :  resulting from, based on, or showing careful deliberation or wise counsel well–advised plans

First Known Use of well–advised

14th century


WELL–ADVISED Defined for English Language Learners

well-advised

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Definition of well–advised for English Language Learners

  • : wise or sensible

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