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well-advised

[ wel-uh d-vahyzd ]
/ ˈwɛl ədˈvaɪzd /
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adjective

acting with caution, care, or wisdom: They would be well-advised to sell the stock now.
based on or showing wise consideration: There was a well-advised delay in carrying out her plan.

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RELATED WORDS

intelligent, judicious, prudent, sensible, smart, wise

Nearby words

well-acquainted, well-acted, well-adapted, well-adjusted, well-advertised, well-advised, well-affected, well-aimed, well-aired, well-appointed, well-argued

Origin of well-advised

1350–1400; Middle English well avysed
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well-advised


adjective (well advised when postpositive)

acting with deliberation or reason
well thought out; considereda well-advised plan
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