Definition of admonitory in English:
Giving or conveying a warning or reprimand: the sergeant lifted an admonitory finger
More example sentences
- ‘Ah, ah, ah,’ Vic said, shaking an admonitory finger at him.
- Etskae shook his head, and waved an admonitory finger.
- But when you ask for it back, don't be surprised to get an admonitory finger-wagging about being over-fixated on money and wealth, when you really should be thinking more about wellbeing and the work-life balance.
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Definition of admonitory in:
- US English dictionary
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