Definitions for exhortationˌɛg zɔrˈteɪ ʃən, ˌɛk sɔr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ex•hor•ta•tionˌɛg zɔrˈteɪ ʃən, ˌɛk sɔr-(n.)

  1. the act or process of exhorting.

  2. an utterance, discourse, or address conveying urgent advice or recommendations.

Origin of exhortation:

1350–1400; ME < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhortation(noun)

    a communication intended to urge or persuade the recipients to take some action

  2. exhortation, incitement(noun)

    the act of exhorting; an earnest attempt at persuasion

Wiktionary

  1. exhortation(Noun)

    The act or practice of exhorting; the act of inciting to laudable deeds; incitement to that which is good or commendable.

  2. exhortation(Noun)

    Language intended to incite and encourage; advice; counsel; admonition.

  3. Origin: From exhortationem, accusative singular of exhortatio, from exhortor, from ex + hortor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhortation(noun)

    the act of practice of exhorting; the act of inciting to laudable deeds; incitement to that which is good or commendable

  2. Exhortation(noun)

    language intended to incite and encourage; advice; counsel; admonition


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