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apprise


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Apprise  \Ap*prise"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Apprised};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Apprising}.]  [F.  appris,  fem.  apprise,  p.  p. 
  apprendre  to  learn,  to  teach,  to  inform.  Cf  {Apprehend}, 
  {Apprentice}.] 
  To  give  notice,  verbal  or  written;  to  inform;  --  followed  by 
  of  as  we  will  apprise  the  general  of  an  intended  attack;  he 
  apprised  the  commander  of  what  he  had  done 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Apprise  \Ap*prise"\,  n. 
  Notice;  information.  [Obs.]  --Gower. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  apprise 
  v  1:  give  information  or  notice  to  "I  advised  him  that  the  rent 
  was  due"  [syn:  {advise},  {notify},  {give  notice},  {send 
  word},  {apprize}] 
  2:  make  aware  of  "Have  the  students  been  apprised  of  the 
  tuition  hike?"  [syn:  {instruct},  {apprize}] 




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