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In this tedious and protracted inquiry he had no instructor, nor assistant, nor adviser.

The man who does not regard his own rights will hardly do for an adviser in the affairs of others.

He was already talked of as an adviser dangerous to the nation.

"Uh-huh," said the Kid, who was present in the rôle of adviser.

To his relief, his adviser at least showed no sign of taking offence.

I followed the advice thus given, and I had reason to be grateful to the adviser.

But you need an adviser, an assistant who can take some of your work off your hands.

He settled in Omaha and became a leader and adviser among his people there.

From the adviser he became the ardent supporter of Mr. Gallatin.

The Duc de Biron was the envoy, and Talleyrand merely his adviser.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, agent noun from advise (v.). Meaning "military person sent to help a government or army in a foreign country" is recorded from 1915. Alternative form, Latinate advisor, is perhaps a back-formation from advisory.

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