Definition of Admonition in English :

Define Admonition in English

Admonition meaning in English

Meaning of Admonition in English

Pronunciation of Admonition in English

Admonition pronunciation in English

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1. admonition, monition, warning, word of advice

cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness)

Example Sentences:
'a letter of admonition about the dangers of immorality'
'the warning was to beware of surprises'
'his final word of advice was not to play with matches'

2. admonishment, admonition, monition

a firm rebuke

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of admonition
an admonishing, or warning to correct some fault
a mild rebuke; reprimand

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of admonition
1. Mild, kind, yet earnest reproof.
2. Cautionary advice or warning.

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