advisable


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ad·vis·a·ble

 (ăd-vī′zə-bəl)
adj.
Worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent.

ad·vis′a·bil′i·ty, ad·vis′a·ble·ness n.
ad·vis′a·bly adv.

advisable

(ədˈvaɪzəbəl)
adj
worthy of recommendation; prudent; sensible
adˈvisably adv
adˌvisaˈbility, adˈvisableness n

ad•vis•a•ble

(ædˈvaɪ zə bəl)

adj.
1. recommended or wise, as a course of action.
2. open to or desirous of advice.
[1640–50]
ad•vis`a•bil′i•ty, n.
ad•vis′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.advisable - worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise; "such action is neither necessary nor advisable"; "extreme caution is advisable"; "it is advisable to telephone first"
prudent - careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment; "a prudent manager"; "prudent rulers"; "prudent hesitation"; "more prudent to hide than to fight"
wise - having or prompted by wisdom or discernment; "a wise leader"; "a wise and perceptive comment"
inadvisable, unadvisable - not prudent or wise; not recommended; "running on the ice is inadvisable"

advisable

advisable

adjective
Worth doing, especially for practical reasons:
Translations
vhodný
tilrådelig
suositeltava
preporučljiv
ráîlegur
賢明な
권할 만한
tillrådlig
ควรแก่การแนะนำ
nên làm

advisable

[ədˈvaɪzəbl] ADJaconsejable, conveniente
it would be advisable to + INFINsería aconsejable + infin, sería conveniente + infin
if you think it advisablesi le parece bien

advisable

[ədˈvaɪzəbəl] adjrecommandé(e)
it is advisable to do ... → il est recommandé de faire ...
it would be advisable to do ... → il serait prudent de faire ...

advisable

advisable

[ədˈvaɪzəbl] adjconsigliabile, raccomandabile
I do not think it advisable for you to come → non le consiglierei di venire

advice

(ədˈvais) noun
suggestions to a person about what he should do. You must seek legal advice if you want a divorce; Let me give you a piece of advice.
advise (ədˈvaiz) verb
1. to give advice to; to recommend. My lawyer advises me to buy the house.
2. (with of) to inform. This letter is to advise you of our interest in your proposal.
adˈvisable adjective
(of actions) wise. The doctor does not think it advisable for you to drink alcohol.
adˌvisaˈbility noun
adˈviser, adˈvisor noun
a person who advises.
adˈvisory adjective
giving advice. an advisory leaflet; He acted in an advisory capacity.

advice is a noun and never used in the plural: to give advice / a piece of advice / some advice .
advise is a verb: He advises us not to go .

advisable

مُسْتَحْسَن vhodný tilrådelig ratsam ενδεδειγμένος aconsejable suositeltava recommandable preporučljiv consigliabile 賢明な 권할 만한 raadzaam tilrådelig wskazany aconselhável рекомендуемый tillrådlig ควรแก่การแนะนำ akıllıca nên làm 可取的

advisable

a. recomendable, conveniente.
References in classic literature ?
It thus occurred that one day the two girls, on their way to the main street for an hour's shopping at the Villa de Paris and Variety Store, were stopped by Dick Mattingly a few yards from their house, with the remark that, as the county election was then in progress, it would be advisable for them to defer their intention for a few hours.
The importance of the document in question renders it advisable to neglect no possible, even if improbable, method of regaining it.
The very first Sunday they had all been taken to mass; and poor as they were, Elzbieta had felt it advisable to invest a little of her resources in a representation of the babe of Bethlehem, made in plaster, and painted in brilliant colors.
I want to see you permanently well connected, and to that end it will be advisable to have as few odd acquaintance as may be; and, therefore, I say that if you should still be in this country when Mr.
That is very true, and, therefore, I do not know whether, upon the whole, it would not be more advisable to do something for their mother while she lives, rather than for them--something of the annuity kind I mean.
The idea struck me that if she discovered I knew or suspected her guilt, she would be playing of some of her malignant pranks on me; I thought it advisable to be on my guard.
These measures, advisable to be taken in any case, Mr.
It may be advisable to superadd to the above, the statement that Mrs.
Pip," when I deemed it advisable to go to bed and leave him.
below par; that I had cost his majesty above a million and a half of SPRUGS" (their greatest gold coin, about the bigness of a spangle) "and, upon the whole, that it would be advisable in the emperor to take the first fair occasion of dismissing me.
found it advisable to go with Edgar Atheling to meet William and offer him the crown.
I should like to go farther, and give reasons to show that it is advisable to choose those who are to hold so necessary an office in the state, but this is not the fit place for it; some day I will expound the matter to some one able to see to and rectify it; all I say now is, that the additional fact of his being a sorcerer has removed the sorrow it gave me to see these white hairs and this venerable countenance in so painful a position on account of his being a pimp; though I know well there are no sorceries in the world that can move or compel the will as some simple folk fancy, for our will is free, nor is there herb or charm that can force it.