verb (used with object)
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He spoke to his co-defendant throughout the hearing despite the admonishment of the female judge.
In closing, I'd like to end with my now-customary admonishment not to take my word for it.
And the ancient sages said: "Blessed is the man who gaineth admonishment by the evils of others."The Chronicle of the Discovery and Conquest of Guinea|Gomes Eannes de Azurara
She flushed violently and obeyed Judge Townsend's admonishment that she must answer all of Marvin's questions.Lightnin'|Frank Bacon
As it was, I got a vigorous admonishment in French profanity, which is feathery stuff, practically harmless.The Car That Went Abroad|Albert Bigelow Paine
This gentle admonishment restrained but little the overflow of healthy good-nature.The Heir to Grand Pr|John Frederic Herbin
He ceased upon a note of impatient admonishment, then, when Lucinda remained silent, changed his tone.Linda Lee, Incorporated|Louis Joseph Vance