- to admonish.
Origin of monish
1250–1300; Middle English monisshen, probably aphetic variant of amonisshen to admonish
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for monish
Mishter Newland, you vash a gentleman, you vill pay me my monish.
Vill you pay me my monish, Mr Newland, or vill you go to prison?
I must not lose my monish, and I shall lose it if you do not sign.Snarley-yow
Dis voman called at my shtore yesterday, and begged me for monish.The Trials of the Soldier's Wife
Alex St. Clair Abrams
Vengeance is but de breath of de vind; it blow for you one day, it blow against you de next; de only real good is monish.Under Two Flags
Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]