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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To try to influence by words or advice.

Usage examples (33)
  • We have to remember that Dr. King was not an idle dreamer. Dr. King was a man of action. If Dr. King were here, he would challenge us and exhort us.
  • He was using the phrase to exhort his compatriots to prepare for war, to engage in the struggle for freedom.
  • Indeed he goes so far as to exhort his friend, Sir
  • I exhort you to persevere in so worthy a resolution. for more
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