admonish

All Verb Noun
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  • If he will not hear his best friend, whom shall be sent to admonish him. Cited from English Grammar in Familiar Lectures, by Samuel Kirkham
  • His father had never done anything for him except to admonish him. Cited from Copy-Cat & Other Stories by Mary Wilkins Freeman#2
  • I know what you are going to say, and how you wish to admonish me. Cited from Louisa of Prussia and Her Times, by L. Muhlbach #7
  • I further admonish all who have any knowledge in these matters that they write it down. Cited from Albert Durer, by T. Sturge Moore
  • How can parents admonish their children against novel reading after they have taken their names from novels? Cited from The Christian Home, by Samuel Philips
  • The boy then left, after admonishing his father to remember all that he had told him. Cited from Myths and Legends of the Sioux, by McLaughlin
  • So we watch him and we wait for the time to admonish him. Cited from The Valley of Fear, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • She admonishes him and takes his watch as a security for a fine.
  • All of us need to be admonished to speak no evil of the dead. Cited from Marse Henry, Complete, by Henry Watterson
  • But, just as he could use words to admonish, he could use them to build up hope.
  • She turned to her brother, who had admonished her that she might bid him good-morning. Cited from The Tragic Muse, by Henry James
  • If you throw a stone, you will have cause to admonish a person. Cited from 10,000 Dreams Interpreted, Gustavus Hindman Miller
  • In all his life, I never had to admonish my son once. Cited from A Minstrel In France, by Harry Lauder
  • We do not care to be told of that which we know better than the good man that admonishes. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 67, May, 1863, by Various
  • None of them but have knowledge sufficient to admonish them of what is intended. Cited from The Lone Ranche, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • But the relief I feel admonishes me never to return to the full charge. Cited from Autobiography and Letters of Orville Dewey, D.D., by Orville Dewey
  • I am admonished that this paper must come to a close. Cited from Twentieth Century Negro Literature, by Various
  • And as she was going on her way, her husband admonished her to ask a field of her father. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Judges Book 7
  • Fully three miles was covered, before the sun admonished them that a camp must be made for the night. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: The Tribesmen, by Roger Finlay
  • Yet count him not as an enemy, but admonish him as a brother. Cited from The Mysteries of Free Masonry, by William Morgan
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How admonish gets used

Meaning of admonish

  • verb Take to task
    He admonished the child for his bad behavior