verb (used with object)
Origin of admonish
Examples from the Web for admonishing
He made an admonishing speech to Wall Street last week, but it was a day late and a trillion dollars short.
Now, let us sum up the three arguments Peter uses in admonishing Christians to patience in suffering.Epistle Sermons, Vol. II|Martin Luther
They left the room after admonishing the policeman on guard to remain on the alert for any attempt to free the wounded man.Agent Nine and the Jewel Mystery|Graham M. Dean
She flashed one admonishing glance at him and towards the woman who bent over his hand.The Bondwoman|Marah Ellis Ryan