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Definition of the noun admonishment
What does admonishment mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: admonishments
- a firm rebuke
- example: My father's admonishment was hard to bear.
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonyms of admonishment: admonition / monition
- more generic words: rebuke / reprehension / reprimand / reproof / reproval = an act or expression of criticism and censure
Alternative definition of the noun admonishment
- A reprimand or rebuke. The act of admonishing.
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Proceedings of a conference held in honour of James Meade by the International Economic Association at Windsor, England by Avril Alba
The preliminary admonishment is that these notions do not address actual performances but structural capabilities.
by Bryan A. Garner
abolishment; admonishment. These nouns are inferior to — and much rarer than — the organically derived abolition and admonition; no longer is there any difference ...
by Swynfen Jervis
ADMONISHMENT. To Act. To enforce; to execute. Here is a hand to hold a sceptre up, And with the same to act controlling laws. Henry 6, P. 2, v. 1. Action. Accusation; charge; probation. The bloody book of law You shall yourself read in the ...
The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler, David Crystal
ADMONISHMENT AE, CE admonishment, admonition. See -Ion & -MENT. ado. Pl . -os ; see -ose)s 3. adopted, adoptive. The incorrect use of adopted with parents, father, mother, &c., is to a certain extent excused by such allowed attributive ...
by Bryan A. Garner
✳abolishment; ✳admonishment. These nouns are inferior to—and much rarer than—the organically derived abolition and admonition; no longer is there any difference in meaning between the -ment and the -tion forms. Yet the -ment forms, ...
Comprising All the Information Needed Upon Any Subject in Daily Use : a Hand-book for Everybody for Each Day in the Year
unbent, circumvent, represent, abstinent, accident, accomplishment, admonishment, acknowledgment, aliment, arbitrament, argument, banishment, battlement, blandishment, astonishment, armipotent, bellipotent, benevolent, chastisement, ...
by Edward Branigan, Warren Buckland
It suffereda succession ofquarrelsome resignations, wasthe targetof bureaucratic admonishment, andits acolyteshadbeen labelled intellectual terrorists byatleast one critic, andall before the journal hadfinished its first decade.4 The larger ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
* ADMONISHMENT, n.f. [from admonish. ] ...
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- Official Admonishment
Painted on one of the buildings at the transit police headquarters compound. "Changing attitude requires everyone to compromise" and below "for a human police force".
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- A gentle admonishment
On the rail of the footbridge, Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens.
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Scrabble value of A1D2M3O1N1I1S1H4M3E1N1T1
The value of this 12-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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