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Definition of the adjective admonitory
What does admonitory mean as an attribute of a noun?
- serving to warn
- expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
Alternative definition of the adjective admonitory
- Of or pertaining to an admonition
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The Spenser Encyclopedia (2003)
by A.C. Hamilton
Reformed theorists rename theseorders variously, but most commonly asthe didascalick, whichseeks toconfirma doctrine; the redargutive,aimed at refuting error;the admonitory, designedto 'bringthehearer toan exercise ofChristian duties ...
by Craig J. Forsyth, Heith Copes
For undergraduate college teaching, the normative structure consists of seven inviolable and nine admonitory norms. Inviolable norms are behaviors viewed by academics as warranting severe sanctions, whereas admonitory norms are ...
by Viktor Knapp
The Admonitory Function 88.
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
[Z admonitory + -al.] Reproving; admonishing; having the manner of an admonitor ; admonitory. Miss Tox . . . had acquired an admonitorial tone, and a habit of improving passing occasions. Dickens, Dombey and Son, li. admonitorily ...
An Encyclopedia of Language (2002)
by N.E. Collinge
Some are vocal:an admonitory cough; sighs of boredom, exasperation or relief; agaspof astonishment; a deprecatory clickingofthetongue; a yelp ofpain; a scepticalHmmm. Others arenonvocal: smiles, frowns, winks, obscene gestures, ...
by Sian Echard, Robert Rouse
ADMONITORY LYRICS The line between lyrics of religion and those of admonition is somewhat blurred. Some lyrics listed above, such as the English Labourers in the Vineyard and the French Sermon on God's Sacrifice and Judgment, ...
by Paul F. Bradshaw
with a short admonitory text.
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Scrabble value of A1D2M3O1N1I1T1O1R1Y4
The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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