• (RP) IPA: /ədˈvaɪs/
  • (America) IPA: /ædˈvaɪs/


  1. (uncountable) An opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel.
    She was offered various piece of advice on what to do with her new-found wealth.
  2. (uncountable, obsolete) Deliberate consideration; knowledge.
    • c. 1589-1593, William Shakespeare, The Two Gentlemen of Verona
      How shall I dote on her with more advice,
      That thus without advice begin to love her?
  3. (archaic, commonly in plural) Information or news given; intelligence
    late advices from France
  4. (uncountable) In commercial language, information communicated by letter; used chiefly in reference to drafts or bills of exchange
    a letter of advice
  5. (uncountable, legal) Counseling to perform a specific illegal act.
  6. (countable, programming) In aspect-oriented programming, the code whose execution is triggered when a join point is reached.
Synonyms Related terms Translations Translations
  • Italian: avviso
  • Russian: сообще́ние
  • Spanish: aviso
  1. Misspelling of advise

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