Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed; to counsel; to warn.“I shall no more advise thee.”
To give information or notice to; to inform; – with of before the thing communicated;
as, we were.
advisedof the risk
To advise one’s self,
to bethink one's self; to take counsel with one's self; to reflect; to consider.
Bid thy master well
Syn. – To counsel; admonish; apprise; acquaint.
To consider; to deliberate.
Adviseif this be worth attempting.
To take counsel; to consult; – followed by with;
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To give counsel to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed; as, I advise you to be cautious of speculation.
2.To give information; to communicate notice; to make acquainted with; followed by of, before the thing communicated; as, the merchants were advised of the risk.
3.To deliberate, consider, or consult.
Advise thyself of what word I shall bring again to him that sent me. 1Ch. 21.
But in this sense, it is usually intransitive.
Advise and see what answer I shall return to him that sent me. 2Sam. 24.
To advise with is to consult for the purpose of taking the opinions of others.