Definition of Admonitory in English :

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Admonitory meaning in English

Meaning of Admonitory in English

Pronunciation of Admonitory in English

Admonitory pronunciation in English

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1. admonitory, cautionary, exemplary, monitory, warning

serving to warn

Example Sentences:
'shook a monitory finger at him'
'an exemplary jail sentence'

2. admonishing, admonitory, reproachful, reproving

expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of admonitory
admonishing; warning

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


see synonyms of admonitory
Expressing admonition.

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