Advisable vs Wishable - What's the difference?

advisable | wishable |


As adjectives the difference between advisable and wishable

is that advisable is (of a course of action) worthy of being recommended; desirable while wishable is capable or worthy of being wished for; desirable.

advisable

English

Alternative forms

* adviseable

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (of a course of action) Worthy of being recommended; desirable.
  • * 1813 , , Pride and Prejudice , ch. 19,
  • Perhaps it will be advisable for me to state my reasons for marrying.
  • (of a person) Capable of being advised or willing to be advised.
  • Synonyms

    * (worthy of being recommended) prudent, wise * (capable of being advised) counselable

    wishable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Capable or worthy of being wished for; desirable.