Meaning of ADVISORY in English


I. -z(ə)rē, -ri adjective

Etymology: advise + -ory

1. : having or exercising power to advise

an advisory council

accompanied the president in an advisory capacity

2. : containing or giving advice : intended to advise

an advisory bulletin

an advisory speed sign

II. noun

( -es )

: a report giving information (as one issued by a weather bureau on the progress of a hurricane)

the latest advisory from Miami

after two days he emerges, receives an advisory on his battery-powered radio — R.E.Lapp

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