well-advised


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well-advised

adj (well advised when postpositive)
1. acting with deliberation or reason
2. well thought out; considered: a well-advised plan.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.well-advised - having the benefit of careful prior consideration or counselwell-advised - having the benefit of careful prior consideration or counsel; "a well-advised delay in carrying out the plan"
wise - having or prompted by wisdom or discernment; "a wise leader"; "a wise and perceptive comment"
ill-advised, unadvised - without careful prior deliberation or counsel; "ill-advised efforts"; "it would be ill-advised to accept the offer"; "took the unadvised measure of going public with the accusations"
Translations

well-advised

[ˌwɛlədˈvaɪzd] adj (action, decision) → saggio/a
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Implicit in this definition is the concept of arm's-length exchange--that is, both parties are well-informed or well-advised and each is acting in what he considers his own best interest.
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The Massachusetts senator would be well-advised to avoid poking fun at the intelligence of the man who defeated him in the 2004 presidential race - nanoseconds after the gaffe, commentators recalled that Bush had better grades at Yale than Kerry.
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