advisement


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ad·vise·ment

 (ăd-vīz′mənt)
n.
Careful consideration: Your request will be taken under advisement.

advisement

(ədˈvaɪzmənt)
n
or archaic US consultation; deliberation

ad•vise•ment

(ædˈvaɪz mənt)

n.
careful deliberation or consideration: The petition was taken under advisement.
[1300–50; Middle English < Old French]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.advisement - careful considerationadvisement - careful consideration; "a little deliberation would have deterred them"
consideration - the process of giving careful thought to something
think - an instance of deliberate thinking; "I need to give it a good think"

advisement

noun
A careful considering of a matter:
Translations

advisement

[ədˈvaɪzmənt] (US)
A. Nconsulta f, deliberación f
to take sth under advisement (= think over) → estudiar algo; (= get expert advice on) → consultar algo con expertos, someter algo a la deliberación de expertos
B. CPD advisement counseling Nguía f vocacional

advisement

n (US) to keep something under advisementetw im Auge behalten; to take something under advisement (= consider more carefully)sich (dat)etw genauer überlegen; (= consult experts)Experten zu etw zu Rate ziehen
References in classic literature ?
She had the matter under advisement, but a doubt as to whether or not she would sell or rent her hayfields kept her from coming to a conclusion.
Iron maiden advisors' approach to advisement typified "power over" relationships -- they played by patriarchal rules, used their legitimate power for their own ends, focused on the task to the exclusion of the interpersonal dimension, and used direct confrontation to deal with conflict with advisees and associate advisors.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Aspiriant, the leading independent wealth management firm with more than $7 billion in assets under management and advisement, has been named the "Best Private Wealth Manager" for client service by Private Asset Management, a publication which serves the wealth management industry.
The department, yesterday, broke - by two students - its previous record-breaking pre-semester undergraduate advisement numbers from last year.
PAAMCO Prisma is now one of the largest firms in the liquid alternatives industry, with more than USD 30bn of assets under management or advisement.
Tenders are invited for Advisement and Degree Audit System
1bn in September 2013 related to the low fee sovereign mandate that has been reclassified as Assets Under Advisement.
Royce Engler, chairman, said there will be no other deliberations in the interval, but the governing panel, which also consists of Ben Ostrowski and Gary Zane, will take under advisement and study comments presented by advocates and opponents of the project.
The Conservation Commission took all of the information and comment under advisement.
Prior to joining Clark College, Long served on the faculty at California State University, Dominguez Hills, as director of the university Advisement Center, director of the first year experience program, academic ombudsman, and instructor for freshmen college success courses.
Academic advisement and support, secondary school-college curriculum collaboration, bridge programs, continued research, and, crucially, means of easing financial concerns, are advocated as the most constructive approach to ensuring that all students advance as far as their ability, motivation and hard work can carry them.
The task force also called for overhauling the university's advisement system.