verb (used with object)
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He was admonished and fined $50, but allowed to remain in the Army.The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Katy Perry was admonished for dressing up as an angel while tailing her grandmother to an event.Melissa Rivers: Life After Joan—A Funny, Moving Celebration on a Special 'Fashion Police'|Tim Teeman|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So with its top editorial executive, the Times did as it did, not as admonished others to do.The Hypocrisy Behind The New York Times’s Abrupt Decapitation of Jill Abramson|Robert Shrum|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Browne told the Times, on the second go 'round, that Kelly admonished the film.Ray Kelly's Dalliance With The Islamophobic Fringes|Ali Gharib|July 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“If names be not correct, language will not be in accordance with the truth of things,” he admonished.
The monarch was admonished to ask no more, but he disregarded the warning.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
"I am afraid my little boy is naughty to-night," Mrs. Menotti admonished him.Heimatlos|Johanna Spyri
Hawkins eyed me coldly for a minute, admonished me not to be an ass, and went on untying the launch.Mr. Hawkins' Humorous Adventures|Edgar Franklin
"These are things not to be said," he admonished her, after a moment's pause, and speaking with carefully measured austerity.The Damnation of Theron Ware|Harold Frederic
Solli whipped up the horses unsparingly, and admonished them with weird Norwegian words.Katharine Frensham|Beatrice Harraden