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Definition of the noun admonition

What does admonition mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: admonitions

  1. cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness)
  2. a firm rebuke

Alternative definition of the noun admonition


  1. Gentle or friendly reproof; counseling against fault or oversight; warning.


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  2. "Admonition" is a musical EP of Crematopsy.


Admonition is a punishment under Scots law when an offender has been found guilty but is neither imprisoned nor fined but receives verbal discipline and is afterwards set free; the conviction is still recorded. This can be compared to an absolute discharge where a conviction is not recorded.

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Google previewThe Zurich Letters Comprising the Correspondence of Several English Bishops and Others, with Some of the Helvetian Reformers, During the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, Trans. from Authenticated Copies of the Autographs Preserved in the Archives of Zurich (1842)

by Robinson

weal against any adversaries ; but free admonition is an 362 APPENDIx.

Google previewGiftedness 101 (2012)

by Linda Kreger Silverman, PhD

A contemporary admonition is that such discussions will lead to “swelled heads” ( perceiving oneself as better than everyone else), lack of effort, and perfectionism. The “mad genius” notion continues to be quite chic, as shown by the popularity ...

Google previewA Journey to Victorious Praying (2003)

Finding Discipline and Delight in Your Prayer Life by William D. Thrasher

The admonition is that the only worthy object of boasting is not wealth, power, or wisdom but rather understanding and knowing ...

Google previewNeeds Assessment Phase II (2009)

Collecting Data by James W. Altschuld

The admonition is that you only enter into such work if it will be worthwhile. If more data are needed and a decision is made to go forward, there are many methodological options depending on the specific nature of the needs assessment, the ...

Google previewA dictionary of Congregational usages and principles, according to ancient and modern authors (1853)

to which are added brief notices of some of the principal writers, assemblies and treatises referred to in the compilation by Preston Cummings

— The Puritans in Holland " practised no church censures but admonition, and excommunication for obstinate offenders." 2 The nineteenth article of the Savoy Declaration says : " The censures appointed by Christ are admonition and ...

Google previewA practical dictionary, containing schemes of the most necessary subjects, divine, moral, and literary (1817)

by William Sleigh

ADMONITION,. the. hint of a fault, with its several aggravations, and the dangerous consequences that attend it. This is absolutely commanded, Lev. six. 17, Mat. xviii. 15 ; and it is necessary for ourselves, and others ; for our- selves, to stand ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Poetry (2015)

by R. Victoria Arana

Work Author: Chinweizu "Admonition to the Black World" begins with four prose paragraphs that summarize 25 centuries of foreign assault on Africa. Chinweizu thus giveshis spectacular, 21page prophetic harangue a historical and ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Reformation and Counter-Reformation (2010)

by Michael Mullett

In 1572 the puritan campaign to further the Protestantism of the governance and worship of the Church of England was brought before parliament in the form of an anonymous manifesto known as “An Admonition to the Parliament,” the authors ...

Google previewDictionary of Anonymous and Pseudonymous English Literature: A-C (1926)

by Samuel Halkett, John Laing, James Kennedy, Dennis E. Rhodes

ADMONITION (an) concerning a publick fast, the just causes we have for it, from the full growth of sin, and the near approaches of God's judgments ; and the manner of performance, to obtain the desired effects thereof ; which ought ...

Google previewFirst Name Reverse Dictionary (1993)

Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro

admonition Monica admonition , ...

Google previewThe New Westminster Dictionary of Church History: The early, medieval, and Reformation eras (2008)

by Robert Benedetto, James O. Duke

Admonition Controversy 8 an alternative that maintained Lutheran theology while allowing great latitude in reestablishing ceremonies considered adiaphora. This compromise, never approved by a provincial diet meeting in Leipzig but ...

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Animal-rights advocates remind us of this admonition: The ways in which people treat animals will be reflected in how people relate to one another. (William Greider)
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Scrabble value of A1D2M3O1N1I1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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