Definition of advisability in US English:



  • The quality of being advisable or sensible; wisdom.

    ‘many questioned the advisability of this policy’
    • ‘Second comes the question of feasibility and, more or less simultaneously, of advisability.’
    • ‘Every individual can determine the advisability of where and when to travel.’
    • ‘Post-operative agility is a key factor in assessing the advisability of a block for post-operative pain relief.’
    • ‘Before these policies are adopted, the advisability of no army modernisation deal can be justified.’
    • ‘A parliamentary committee is studying the advisability of allowing brokers and corporate agents to operate.’
    preferability, preferableness, desirability, wisdom, soundness, prudence, sensibleness, sense, appropriateness, appropriacy, aptness, fitness, suitability, judiciousness, expediency, expedience, helpfulness, effectiveness, advantageousness, advantage, benefit, merit, value, profit, profitability, gain
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