word of advice


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.word of advice - cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness)word of advice - cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness); "a letter of admonition about the dangers of immorality"; "the warning was to beware of surprises"; "his final word of advice was not to play with matches"
advice - a proposal for an appropriate course of action
deterrent example, object lesson, lesson, example - punishment intended as a warning to others; "they decided to make an example of him"
References in classic literature ?
Now, would you occasionally, when you see an opportunity, slip in a word of advice to her on the subject; men have so much more influence than women have--they argue so much more logically than we do; and you, monsieur, in particular, have so paramount a power of making yourself obeyed; a word of advice from you could not but do her good; even if she were sullen and headstrong(which I hope she is not), she would scarcely refuse to listen to you; for my own part, I can truly say that I never attend one of your lessons without deriving benefit from witnessing your management of the pupils.
Yes," she said, "I am old enough to be your mother; and for this reason, I will give you a word of advice.
A word of advice though, Mr Undertaker: You're gonna need a bigger freezer.
A WORD of advice to singer Kim Kardashian and her soon-to-be husband, a rap artist.
My final comment on this issue is a word of advice to stock owners; beware of ragwort and disregard Welsh Assembly advice at your peril - the degree of danger from this plant is considerable.
That was later followed by a word of advice for Ashley Cole: "(He) needs to find peace.
But I'd like to offer one word of advice - if you're going to send dodgy pictures of your midriff at least wear a pair of designer pants.
But a word of advice, Tony - don't try taking on Wenger (inset) at his own game or it will end in tears.
One word of advice to Granny Peggy though: don't put your grandson on the stage Mrs.
I am sure the people would prefer a word of advice rather than be someone's current bone of contention.
So a word of advice for Newell's replacement - be as sexist as you like but try not to be honest about the state of Luton's finances, it could cost you your job.
A word of advice for denizens of the Capitol: If voters perceive that an alteration of the existing term-limit restrictions is designed to perpetuate any political careers, that measure is doomed to failure at the polls -- by a large margin.