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# Evaluate vs Advise - What's the difference?

## In lang=en terms the difference between evaluate and advise

is that evaluate is to draw conclusions from examining; to assess while advise is to consider, to deliberate.

## As verbs the difference between evaluate and advise

is that evaluate is to draw conclusions from examining; to assess while advise is to give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed.

# evaluate

## English

### Verb

(evaluat)
• to draw conclusions from examining; to assess
• It will take several years to evaluate the material gathered in the survey.
• (mathematics) to compute or determine the value of (an expression)
• Evaluate this polynomial.
• To return or have a specific value.
• * 2006 , Lev Sabinin, Larissa Sbitneva, Ivan Shestakov, Non-Associative Algebra and Its Applications , CRC Press (ISBN 9780824726690), page 201
• Since element (15.1) evaluates' to an element of the center in any alternative algebra, (15.1) has to ' evaluate to a scalar multiple of the identity element of the Cayley-Dickson algebra.
• * 2007 , James E. Gentle, Matrix Algebra: Theory, Computations, and Applications in Statistics , Springer Science & Business Media (ISBN 9780387708720), page 165
• In one type of such an integral, the integrand is only the probability density function, and the integral evaluates to a probability, which of course is a scalar.

#### Derived terms

* evaluator * evaluatee

## English

### Alternative forms

* advize (obsolete) * avise * avize

### Verb

• To give advice to; to offer an opinion, as worthy or expedient to be followed.
• The dentist advised brushing three times a day.
• To give information or notice to; to inform or counsel; — with (m) before the thing communicated.
• We were advised of the risk.
The lawyer advised me to drop the case, since there was no chance of winning.
• To consider, to deliberate.
• * 1843 , '', book 2, ch. VIII, ''The Election
• accordingly. His Majesty, advising of it for a moment, orders that Samson be brought in with the other Twelve.
• (obsolete) To look at, watch; to see.
• * 1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , III.v:
• when that villain he auiz'd , which late / Affrighted had the fairest Florimell , / Full of fiers fury, and indignant hate, / To him he turned

#### Usage notes

* This is a catenative verb that takes the gerund (-ing) . See .