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Advise (verb neuter)

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To Advi'se. v.n.

  1. To consult; with the particle with before the person consulted; as, he advised with his companions.

  2. To consider; to deliberate.

                    Advise if this be worth
    Attempting, or to sit in darkness here,
    Hatching vain empires.
    Milton's Paradise Lost, b. ii.

Sources: Milton, John (449)

Attributes: Verb Neuter (131)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Advise (verb neuter)." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: April 29, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=15231.


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