Translation of "advice" - English-French dictionary


noun uncountable advice /ædˈvaɪs/
an opinion given to help sb make a decision
avis masculine , conseils masculine plural

Can I give you some advice?
Puis-je te donner un conseil ?

legal advice
conseil juridique

advice on/about how to invest your money
des conseils sur la manière d'investir son argent

She wouldn't take my advice.
Elle ne veut pas écouter mon avis.
piece of advice
conseil masculine

Let me give you one piece of advice.
Laisse-moi te donner un conseil.

(Translation of “advice” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /ədˈvais/

suggestions to a person about what he or she should do

You must seek legal advice if you want a divorce
Let me give you a piece of advice.
advise /ədˈvaiz/ verb

to give advice to; to recomme

conseiller (de)
My lawyer advised me not to speak to any journalists.

(with of) to inform

informer (de)
This letter is to advise you of our interest in your proposal.
advisable adjective

(of actions) wise

The doctor does not think it advisable for you to drink alcohol.
advisability noun

adviser noun ( advisor)

a person who advises.

advisory adjective

giving advice

an advisory leaflet
He acted in an advisory capacity.
advice is a noun and never used in the plural: to give advice / a piece of advice / some advice. advise is a verb: He advises us not to go.

(Translation of “advice” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)