Definition of 'admonitory'
Example sentences containing 'admonitory'
It was a yellowing relic; it was also authoritative, admonitory, maternal and tender as it stated the memoranda of his life.A ROOMFUL OF BIRDS - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES 1990 (2002)
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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Definition of admonitory from the Collins English Dictionary