Definitions for exhortɪgˈzɔrt

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  1. cheer, root on, inspire, urge, barrack, urge on, exhort, pep up(verb)

    spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

    "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"

  2. urge, urge on, press, exhort(verb)

    force or impel in an indicated direction

    "I urged him to finish his studies"

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  1. exhort(Verb)

    To urge; to advise earnestly.

  2. Origin: From exhortor, from ex- + hortor

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Exhort(verb)

    to incite by words or advice; to animate or urge by arguments, as to a good deed or laudable conduct; to address exhortation to; to urge strongly; hence, to advise, warn, or caution

  2. Exhort(verb)

    to deliver exhortation; to use words or arguments to incite to good deeds

  3. Exhort(noun)

    exhortation

  4. Origin: [L. exhortari; ex out + hortari to incite, encourage; cf. F. exhorter. See Hortative.]


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