Definition of Exhort in English :

Define Exhort in English

Exhort meaning in English

Meaning of Exhort in English

Pronunciation of Exhort in English

Exhort pronunciation in English

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

spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

Example Sentences:
'The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers'

2. exhort, press, urge, urge on

force or impel in an indicated direction

Example Sentences:
'I urged him to finish his studies'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of exhort
to urge or persuade (someone) earnestly; advise strongly

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see synonyms of exhort
verb transitive, verb intransitive
to urge earnestly by advice, warning, etc. (to do what is proper or required); admonish strongly

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


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v. ex·hort·ed, ex·hort·ing, ex·horts
To urge by strong, often stirring argument, admonition, advice, or appeal: exhorted the troops to hold the line.
To make an urgent appeal.

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