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English verb: advise

1. advise (communication) give advice to

SamplesThe teacher counsels troubled students.
The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud.

ExamplesSam cannot advise Sue , They advise him to write the letter

Synonymscounsel, rede

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Broader (hypernym)discuss, hash out, talk over

Narrower (hyponym)admonish, consult, contraindicate, deter, discourage, dissuade, exhort, misadvise, misguide, monish, press, propound, tip, tip off, urge, urge on, warn

2. advise (communication) inform (somebody) of something

SamplesI advised him that the rent was due.

Synonymsapprise, apprize, give notice, notify, send word

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody of something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Broader (hypernym)inform

3. advise (communication) make a proposal, declare a plan for something

SamplesThe senator proposed to abolish the sales tax.

ExamplesThey advise him to write the letter

Synonymspropose, suggest

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)declare

Narrower (hyponym)advance, advocate, feed back, make a motion, move, posit, proposition, put forward, recommend, state, submit, throw out, urge

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