1 having the benefit of careful prior consideration or counsel; "a well-advised delay in carrying out the plan" [syn: well-advised] [ant: ill-advised]
2 having received information; "be kept advised"
Usage notesIn the sense of considered or thought out, the word advised is often used in combinations such as well-advised or ill-advised.
considered or thought out; resulting from deliberation
- Finnish: harkittu
informed, appraised or made aware
- past of advise
aforethought, aimed, aimed at, calculated, conscious, considered, contemplated, deliberate, deliberated, designed, envisaged, envisioned, intended, intentional, knowing, meant, meditated, of design, planned, premeditated, prepense, projected, proposed, purposed, purposeful, purposive, reasoned, studied, studious, teleological, thought-out, voluntary, weighed, willful, witting