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advise (one) against

To make a recommendation to someone to not pursue a particular plan or action. She advised him against taking out another mortgage on the house. The professor advised his students against skipping class if they wanted a passing grade at the end of the semester.
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advise against

To recommend not pursuing a particular plan or action. I would advise against quitting your job if you are not actively pursuing another opportunity. My mechanic advised against driving the car until the transmission was repaired.
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advise against something

to suggest that something not be done. Lisa always advises against hasty actions.
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advise someone against doing something

to encourage or counsel someone not to do something. I advised Bill against quitting his job.
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Burt told Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Sabri Bachtobji in a telephone conversation on July 26 the UK no longer advises against travel to Tunisia, except for some regions.
NIST Advises Against Periodically Changing Passwords
The FCO's list also advises against travel in the southern and southeastern provinces of Kilis, Hatay, Gaziantep, Mardin and E[currency]anlyurfa -- all of which lie along the border with Syria.
The Foreign Office advises against all travel to northern Sinai and advises against all but essential travel in southern Sinai except for the tourist areas around Sharm el Sheikh.
The FCO advises against all travel to the North Sinai governorate and all but essential travel to the majority of the South Sinai governorate, including St.
LONDON, Aug 24 (KUNA) -- Due to the significant increase in criminal activity in the North Sinai area, the UK Foreign Office (FO) now advises against all travel to the Governorate of North Sinai, it was announced tonight.
The prescribing information for dronedarone has been revised to reflect the results of a safety review, and now advises against prescribing dronedarone to patients with atrial fibrillation "who will not or cannot be converted into normal sinus rhythm," because "it doubles the rate of cardiovascular death, stroke, and heart failure in such patients.
The internal specialist advises against drinking aerated soft drinks.
If they bother to read the Highway Code, it advises against this practice.
First, let's learn our lesson: Redken pro Tracey Cunningham advises against doing it yourself if you wanna lighten up.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advises against all but "essential travel" to some areas of the former British colony.
The department is not currently advising against travel to other parts of Thailand, apart from the southern provinces of Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat and parts of Songkhla, where it advises against all travel.
THE Government currently advises against all travel to Iraq.
While the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals advises against feeding pets garlic, small amounts are not considered dangerous, according to AP, which consulted veterinarians on the story.