Advi'sement. n.s. [advisement, Fr.]
- Counsel; information.
Mote I wote,
What strange adventure do ye now pursue?
Perhaps my succour, or advisement meet,
Mote stead you much your purpose to subdue. Fairy Queen.
I will, according to your advisement, declare the evils, which seem most hurtful. Spenser's State of lreland.
- It is taken likewise, in old writers, for prudence and circumspection. It is now, in both senses, antiquated.