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[ad-vahy-zid-lee] /ædˈvaɪ zɪd li/
after careful or thorough consideration; deliberately.
Origin of advisedly
late Middle English
1425-75; late Middle English avisedli; see advised, -ly Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • We say "may" advisedly; for the matter, from beginning to end, is one of speculation.

    The Life of Cesare Borgia Raphael Sabatini
  • I say advisedly who runs may read, and not who will may see.

    Views and Reviews William Ernest Henley
  • The home name seemed to add a touch of endearment, and he used it advisedly.

    The Nebuly Coat John Meade Falkner
  • There is, advisedly, no pathos allowed in primary sculpture.

  • The word 'Norman' I use roughly for North-savage;—roughly, but advisedly.

    Ariadne Florentina John Ruskin
  • We say “he was seen,” advisedly, for the maid with the golden hair saw him.

    The Lighthouse R.M. Ballantyne
  • I do not say South Africa, but advisedly use the title of wider scope.

    Six Months at the Cape R.M. Ballantyne
  • Merciful I say advisedly, for, “shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?”

    In the Track of the Troops R.M. Ballantyne
  • I say advisedly, our friend, for he knows you from my description as well as I do.

    Wagner as I Knew Him Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger

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