Origin of advise
OTHER WORDS FROM advisepre·ad·vise, verb (used with object), pre·ad·vised, pre·ad·vis·ing.re·ad·vise, verb, re·ad·vised, re·ad·vis·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH adviseadvice, advise
Words nearby advise
ADVISE VS. ADVICE
What's the difference between advise and advice?
Advise is a verb that means to give advice—guidance about what someone should do.
Despite their very similar spelling, advice and advise are pronounced differently. Advise rhymes with prize, while advice rhymes with ice.
Because the two words are so closely related, they are often used in the same contexts, so the challenge is simply to remember which spelling to use for the noun and which spelling to use for the verb.
Our advice? Remember that, unlike advise, advice never gets an s, even at the end (advice is a mass noun, so it’s never pluralized as advices).
Here’s an example of advise and advice used correctly in a sentence.
Example: I advise you to get some professional financial advice before you start a business.
Want to learn more? Read the full breakdown of the difference between advise and advice.
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How to use advise in a sentence
I am working on getting the group that you advised we needed.The COVID-19 Charmer: How a Self-Described Felon Convinced Elected Officials to Try to Help Him Profit From the Pandemic|by Vianna Davila, Jeremy Schwartz and Lexi Churchill|September 25, 2020|ProPublica
Faced with this possibility, parents of infants are advised to socially isolate.Pregnancy During A Pandemic: The Stress Of COVID-19 On Pregnant Women And New Mothers Is Showing|LGBTQ-Editor|September 23, 2020|No Straight News
Claus Aranha, who studies evolutionary computation at the University of Tsukuba in Japan, advised three entrants to the competition.AI planners in Minecraft could help machines design better cities|Will Heaven|September 22, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The attorney, Kathleen Duffield, who advised HHS on issues of fraud, waste and abuse, declined to comment.He Wanted to Fix Rural America’s Broken Nursing Homes. Now, Taxpayers May Be on the Hook for $76 Million.|by Max Blau for Georgia Health News|September 22, 2020|ProPublica
This document is thus of no value whatsoever and we advise you not to rely on it for any purpose.Foreign Masks, Fear and a Fake Certification: Staff at CSL Plasma Say Conditions at Donation Centers Aren’t Safe|by J. David McSwane|September 21, 2020|ProPublica
This is where Schwarz comes in: to quell concerns, advise about procedures, and follow up with loved ones.The Nurse Coaching People Through Death by Starvation|Nick Tabor|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It warns: “We do not advise you to take this walk after dark.”
We need physicians and food-and-drug regulators to advise us, up to a point.
“I would advise any candidate to assess their viability and not just do a token run,” said Celinda Lake, a Democratic pollster.
I asked Rosser if she would advise a male loved one to refrain from sex if his partner disclosed she had HPV.
When Grandfather Mole overheard Mrs. Robin making such a remark he would quite likely advise her to "try a smaller one."The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
They shall plan how this may be done with due propriety, and shall advise us of their action.
Please advise the surrender as soon as possible in order to give due and solemn publicity to the event.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Yet he neither wishes the auditors to counsel or advise or influence him, nor that a word be said about his actions.
Woman-like, she could advise and help to the end, but the meanness of the means revolted.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling