from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that advises, such as a person or firm that offers official or professional advice to clients.
- n. An educator who advises students in academic and personal matters.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who advises.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who advises.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who gives advice or admonition; also, in a bad sense, one who instigates or persuades.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an expert who gives advice
The ˜adviser™ is simply in a position to supplant the child's choice as to what is best for herself with her own choice as her adviser.
Madden, the Romney spokesman, said: I've never met a voter who walked into a voting booth and pulled a lever for a candidate because they have a certain adviser as part of their campaign team.
And the WH adviser is wrong, we will remember the mess, especially since part of the mess will be the reform itself.
As Democrats on Capitol Hill are trying to avoid a brewing intra-party battle over treatment of abortion in health care reform legislation, a top presidential adviser is reiterating that President Obama remains opposed to legislation that contains language preferred by more conservative Democrats in Congress.
John McCain's former presidential campaign manager Steve Schmidt is the latest McCain adviser to cry foul over accusations Sarah Palin has penned in her yet to be released memoir "Going Rogue."
President Obama's promotion of Thomas E. Donilon on Friday to the post of national security adviser is an acknowledgment that the administration is entering a phase in which domestic political considerations will press more forcefully on foreign policy decisions.
"Serving as national security adviser is one of the most difficult jobs in government," Obama said.
Not every former Bush adviser is so charitable, most notably Karl Rove, who is at the center of an ongoing fight with the Obama White House over midterm campaign funding.
Rice, the former secretary of state and George W. Bush's first national security adviser, is scheduled to hold a private meeting with Obama at 3: 45 p.m.
Partisan tensions are running high, but one top Bush adviser is being welcomed at the White House on Friday: Condoleezza Rice.