[ wel-uhd-vahyzd ]
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  1. acting with caution, care, or wisdom: They would be well-advised to sell the stock now.

  2. based on or showing wise consideration: There was a well-advised delay in carrying out her plan.

Origin of well-advised

1350–1400; Middle English well avysed

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British Dictionary definitions for well-advised


adjective(well advised when postpositive)
  1. acting with deliberation or reason

  2. well thought out; considered: a well-advised plan

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