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adj. - Expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective; Serving to warn..

Usage examples (38)
  • The Countess greeted them with her grave smile, and Archer, feeling his host's admonitory glance on him, rose and surrendered his seat.
  • Adjective : an admonitory gesture
  • Prue, with an admonitory glare at her young sister.
  • Effingham's answer was cool, short, and admonitory. for more
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