admonish
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ədˈmɒn.ɪʃ/
  • (America) IPA: /ædˈmɑn.ɪʃ/
Verb

admonish (admonishes, present participle admonishing; past and past participle admonished)

  1. To warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously; to exhort.
  2. To counsel against wrong practices; to caution or advise; to warn against danger or an offense; — followed by of, against, or a subordinate clause.
  3. To instruct or direct; to inform; to notify.
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