Also ex·hort·a·to·ry [ig-zawr-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪgˈzɔr təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/.
Origin of exhortative
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Examples from the Web for exhortatory
His prayers and exhortatory teaching completely non-plussed the Chippewas.
I could take no part in it but an exhortatory one, because I was a stranger to the circumstances which should govern it.
Comminatory and exhortatory cautions not to soil, spoil, or tear books and MSS.
Nevertheless, in the exhortatory names there is a general air of cheerful assurance.
It is from the same register we obtain examples of an exhortatory name known to have existed at this time, viz.