abraten von

(ab verb)


to advise against sth.
(The person getting the advice is in Dative. The verb always goes with "von" (or "davon"). It sounds weird to skip it.)
Opposite (closest): raten

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Word of the Day - "raten"

We'll learn about "raten" and why it is guessing and giving advice at the same time. Also: lots of really useful prefix versions and other nice words.


raten, der Rat, beraten, verraten, erraten, das Rätsel

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Root: *ar(ə)-
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