An act or action of admonishing; authoritative counsel or warning: the old judge’s admonition to the jury on this point was particularly weighty
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- Yet one of his subordinates and eventual successor, had experienced similar admonitions from a judge in 1994.
- I don't think that will happen given just how strident the given all the judge's previous admonitions to this panel.
- He then went ahead with settlement building in spite of government admonitions.
Late Middle English: from Old French amonition, from Latin admonitio(n-) '(cautionary) reminder' (see admonish).
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