Definitions for admonishædˈmɒn ɪʃ
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warn, discourage, admonish, monish(verb)
admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior
"I warned him not to go too far"; "I warn you against false assumptions"; "She warned him to be quiet"
caution, admonish, monish(verb)
warn strongly; put on guard
take to task
"He admonished the child for his bad behavior"
To warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously; to exhort.
To counsel against wrong practices; to caution or advise; to warn against danger or an offense; followed by of, against, or a subordinate clause.
To instruct or direct; to inform; to notify.
Origin: admonesten or admonissen, from amonester (modern French admonester), from an unattested or *, from admoneo, from ad + moneo. See premonition.
to warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously; to exhort
to counsel against wrong practices; to cation or advise; to warn against danger or an offense; -- followed by of, against, or a subordinate clause
to instruct or direct; to inform; to notify
Origin: [OE. amonesten, OF. amonester, F. admonester, fr. a supposed LL. admonesstrare, fr. L. admonere to remind, warn; ad + monere to warn. See Monition.]
Translations for admonish
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- поучавам, предупреждавам, съветвамBulgarian
- warnen, ermahnenGerman
- reprender, amonestarSpanish
- admonester, réprimander, avertirFrench
- megdorgál, figyelmeztetHungarian
- 警告, 注意Japanese
- укорува, прекорува, опоменуваMacedonian
- irettesette, advareNorwegian
- advertir, prevenirPortuguese
- предостерегать, порицать, укорять, наставлятьRussian
- ikaz etmek, kulağını bükmekTurkish
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