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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Advice, criticism, reproof.

Usage examples (38)
  • He that gives good admonition and bad example builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
  • Coupla points: admonition is not the same as judgement.
  • What a sober admonition from the remarkable gentleman from Russia.
  • "Shun" in the first admonition is harsh and has a christianist overlay, so I would substitute "avoid". for more
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