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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad-vahyz-muh nt]
    • /ædˈvaɪz mənt/
    • /əd.ˈvaɪz.mənt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-vahyz-muh nt]
    • /ædˈvaɪz mənt/

Definitions of advisement word

  • noun advisement consultation; deliberation 3
  • noun advisement careful consideration 3
  • noun advisement careful deliberation or consideration; consultation: The petition was taken under advisement. 1
  • noun advisement Careful consideration. 1
  • noun advisement serious consideration 1
  • noun advisement (now US) Consideration or deliberation. 0

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Origin of advisement

First appearance:

before 1300
One of the 15% oldest English words
1300-50; advise + -ment; replacing Middle English avisement < Old French

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Parts of speech for Advisement


advisement popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 69% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

advisement usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for advisement

noun advisement

  • weighing — to determine or ascertain the force that gravitation exerts upon (a person or thing) by use of a balance, scale, or other mechanical device: to weigh oneself; to weigh potatoes; to weigh gases.
  • deliberation — Deliberation is the long and careful consideration of a subject.
  • calculation — A calculation is something that you think about and work out mathematically. Calculation is the process of working something out mathematically.
  • study — application of the mind to the acquisition of knowledge, as by reading, investigation, or reflection: long hours of study.
  • scrutiny — a searching examination or investigation; minute inquiry.

Top questions with advisement

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