admonition definition

  • noun:
    • minor, kind, yet earnest reproof.
    • Cautionary advice or caution.
    • mild or friendly reproof; counseling against fault or supervision; warning.
    • mild or friendly reproof; counseling against a fault or mistake; expression of respected advice; friendly care or warning.
    • The act, or an act, of admonishing; advice or advice; gentle reproof; instruction in responsibilities; caution; way.
    • Eccles., public or exclusive reproof to reclaim an offender: the initial step in chapel control, then followed, when unheeded, by suspension system or excommunication.
    • cautionary guidance about some thing imminent (especially imminent risk or other unpleasantness)
    • a strong rebuke

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