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advisable

[ad-vahy-zuh-buh l] /ædˈvaɪ zə bəl/
adjective
1.
proper to be advised or recommended; desirable or wise, as a course of action:
Is it advisable for me to write to him?
2.
open to or desirous of advice.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; advise + -able
Related forms
advisability, advisableness, noun
advisably, adverb
preadvisable, adjective
unadvisable, adjective
unadvisableness, noun
unadvisably, adverb
Synonyms
1. expedient, politic, proper, fit, suitable, prudent, sensible, judicious.
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advisable

/ədˈvaɪzəbəl/
adjective
1.
worthy of recommendation; prudent; sensible
Derived Forms
advisably, adverb
advisability, advisableness, noun
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Word Origin and History for un advisable

advisable

adj.

1640s, from advise (v.) + -able.

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