Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ADVISES

Mr. Worldly Wiseman, who looks like a gentleman, advises him not to think about his sins.

He advises me when abroad to go to places where there is most to be seen and learned.

I dare say he advises you to fight shy of me, and that sort of thing, eh?

Now, sir,” he resumed, “Jemima advises me to engage a secretary.

He advises Him to seek alliance with the Parthians, and promises his aid.

He advises all young men and young women to keep commonplace books.

My father is pleased with our intimacy, and advises me to cultivate it.

He urges thrift and advises to stay far removed from public life.

He advises not to come into the intimacy of great nobles and not to lend them money.

"And keep your own in a good condition," advises her father.

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., avisen "to view, consider," from Old French aviser "deliberate, reflect, consider" (13c.), from avis "opinion" (see advice). Meaning "to give counsel to" is late 14c. Related: Advised; advising.