[ uh-prahyzd ]
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  1. informed or notified of something: If there are any new developments, we'll keep you apprised.

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of apprise1.

Origin of apprised


Words Nearby apprised Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use apprised in a sentence

  • When Edward reached Durham city, he was apprised of the passage of the Scots by a track of smoking ruins and devastated fields.

    King Robert the Bruce | A. F. Murison
  • Of course the lady upon whom he operated was not apprised of his intention any more than on the first occasion.

    Urania | Camille Flammarion
  • When first he was apprised of this, his greed excited him, for some of the chief sweets of his office were the presents.

  • When shouts from the crew apprised them that the orang blanda chief was aboard, their cries of welcome died away.

    The Argus Pheasant | John Charles Beecham