◄ Admonish ►

1. (v. t.) To warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously; to exhort\.

2. (v. t.) To counsel against wrong practices; to caution or advise; to warn against danger or an offense; -- followed by of, against, or a subordinate clause.

3. (v. t.) To instruct or direct; to inform; to notify.

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