1. [ verb ] give advice to
Synonyms: counsel

"The teacher counsels troubled students" "The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud"

Related terms: discuss urge warn dissuade tip_off take_counsel consult propound contraindicate tip_off misadvise guidance advocate counselor adviser advisee
2. [ verb ] give information or notice to
Synonyms: notify send_word apprise apprize give_notice

"I advised him that the rent was due"

Related terms: inform notice notification telling
3. [ verb ] make a proposal, declare a plan for something
Synonyms: suggest propose
Related terms: declare declare recommend submit advance proposition feed_back move suggestion proposer proposal
Similar spelling:   adviser