hortatory definition

  • adjective:
    • Marked by exhortation or powerful urging: a hortatory address.
    • Giving exhortation or guidance; encouraging; exhortatory; inciting.
    • Giving exhortation or advise; encouraging; exhortatory; inciting.
    • giving powerful encouragement
  • noun:
    • Exhortation or advice; incitement; reassurance.
    • whatever exhorts, incites, or motivates.
  • others:
    • Encouraging; inciting; urging to some course of conduct or activity: as, a hortatory target; a hortatory design.

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