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Origin of admonitory
OTHER WORDS FROM admonitoryad·mon·i·to·ri·ly, adverbun·ad·mon·i·to·ry, adjective
Words nearby admonitory
Example sentences from the Web for admonitory
He seems implacably bespectacled—admonitory even in his flippant asides.
When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
To this it may be answered that punishment for crime is not intended to be retaliatory, but admonitory and deterrent.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
It was not in human nature to refrain from giving the little savage an admonitory shake.The Doctor's Family|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant