Definition of 'admonitory'
Example sentences containing 'admonitory'
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Helen entered in time to retrieve, wipe clean, and re-insert it - with an admonitory look - the instant before Nurse Manning turned. DEATH OF A NYMPH (2002)Even as he'd spoken, there had been an admonitory voice in the back of his head, warning that he was saying far too much. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
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Used Rarely. admonitory is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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