advised advised  /æd ˈvaɪzd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the benefit of careful prior consideration or counsel
  2. (adj) having received information

Usage(s):

  1. The magnetic fields are supposed to be perfectly safe for sleepers, but you're advised to take off your earrings before vacuuming underneath.
  2. Hurricane season is a time to board up the house, gather emergency supplies and gear up to watch reporters do ill-advised live shots.
  3. An active Democratic fund raiser, he advised Bill Clinton on Cuba.

News

  1. Picking a donor-advised fund provider

    Charitably-inclined clients can give to their favorite causes and reap big tax benefits if they are introduced to the world of donor-advised funds. And advisers who make that introduction - and help their ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. FAA Advised to Relax Rules for Gadgets on Airplanes

    FAA Advised to Relax Rules for Gadgets on Airplanes
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Legal Notice: Please be advised that Walden Green Montessori, located at 17339 Roosevelt Road, Spring Lake, MI 49456 ...

    Legal Notice: Please be advised that Walden Green Montessori, located at 17339 Roosevelt Road, Spring Lake, MI 49456 will be conducting a public hearing on June 26, 2013 at 8:15 AM for the purpose of reviewing and considering final approval of Walden Green's annual 2013-2014 general budget. This meeting is open to the public and will be conducted in accordance with the Open Meetings Act ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Grand Haven Tribune

Quotes

  1. "Congress needs to understand that statements like this at this point in time are ill-advised," Graham said. "People are making a decision who to side with. ...... The money in question is just as important to the war effort in my view as...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Lindsey Graham Source: The Associated Press

  2. On a media conference call Sunday, Obama said Clinton was guilty of "an unfortunate remark, an ill-advised remark," and denied that his campaign was whipping up black opposition to the former first lady.
    on Jan 13, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "I got involved in something I should have had no part of. I realize that I should have used better judgment and I regret not thinking things through before I made a spontaneous and ill-advised decision to let myself get involved with the people...
    on Jun 10, 2009 By: Jessica Alba Source: Popeater

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