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ill-advised
American English: /ˈˌɪl ədˈvaɪzd/
British English: /ˌɪlədˈvʌɪzd/

Translation of ill-advised in Spanish:

adjective

  • (action/statement/policy)
    desacertado
    you would be ill-advised to go
    no sería aconsejable que fueras
    Example sentences
    • This is delicate but to be encouraged (though Americans would be ill-advised to go anywhere near such a program with aid dollars).
    • Even if, like Harold Wilson in 1974-76, he had already decided to step down, he would be ill-advised to announce this before the eleventh hour.
    • However, when purchasing cloves - and they're readily available in most supermarkets and food shops - you will be ill-advised to buy the ground variety.
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