Definition of Advisory:

  1. An official document that provides advice.

  2. Being in a capacity to provide advice or opinions. Advisory committees or similar groups also have the authority to render a decision or judgment on an issue, in addition to providing opinions. For example, an advisory committee to a board of directors may have the ability to decide whether or not certain restrictions or regulations are adequately being met.

  3. Having or consisting in the power to make recommendations but not to take action enforcing them.

  4. Announcement or formal message released to the public in order to forewarn against specific risks or dangers. For example, an official statement released by the National Weather Center advising the public of potentially hazardous weather conditions.

  5. An official announcement, typically a warning about bad weather conditions.

Synonyms of Advisory

Admonition, Admonitory, Bulletin, Cautionary, Communicative, Consultative, Consultatory, Council, Deliberative, Didactic, Directive, Educational, Educative, Enlightening, Exhortative, Exhortatory, Expostulative, Expostulatory, Hortative, Hortatory, Informational, Informative, Informing, Instructive, Monitorial, Monitory, Moralistic, Notice, Preachy, Prediction, Recommendatory, Remonstrant, Remonstrative, Remonstratory, Sententious, Synodal, Synodic, Warning, Consultative, Consulting, Advising, Counselling, Recommendatory, Recommending, Assisting, Helping, Aiding, Official communication, Press release, Bulletin, Message, Missive, Dispatch, Statement, Report, News flash, Notification, Announcement, Declaration, Proclamation, Pronouncement

How to use Advisory in a sentence?

  1. The Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the government.
  2. A frost advisory.

Meaning of Advisory & Advisory Definition