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From Middle English avis, French avis; + Old French vis, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] visum (“‘seemed, seen’”); really past participle of videre (“‘to see, so that’”); which has seemed best. See vision, and confer avise, advise.
- An opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel.
- We may give advice, but we can not give conduct. — Franklin
- (obsolete) Deliberate consideration; knowledge.
- How shall I dote on her with more advice, That thus without advice begin to love her? Shakespeare
- Information or notice given; intelligence; as, late advices from France; -- commonly in the plural. In commercial language, advice usually means information communicated by letter; -- used chiefly in reference to drafts or bills of exchange; as, a letter of advice. McElrath.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Counseling to perform a specific illegal act. Wharton.
- counsel; suggestion; recommendation; admonition; exhortation; information; notice.
- See also Wikisaurus:advice
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- advice boat - a vessel employed to carry dispatches or to reconnoiter; a dispatch boat
- to take advice - To accept advice; To consult with another or others
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