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Advisedness

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Advi'sedness. n.s. [from advised.] Deliberation; cool and prudent procedure.

While things are in agitation, private men may modestly tender their thoughts to the consideration of those that are in authority; to whose care it belongeth, in prescribing concerning indifferent things, to proceed with all just advisedness and moderation. Saunderson's Judgment in one View.

Sources: Sanderson, Robert (8)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Advisedness." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: May 17, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=15237.


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