Hortation Hor*ta"tion, n. [L. hortatio, fr. hortari to incite, exhort, fr. hori to urge.] The act of exhorting, inciting, or giving advice; exhortation. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Hortation — (v. lat), 1) Warnung; 2) Ermahnung, Aufmunterung; daher Hortativ (Hortatorisch), ermahnend, aufmunternd, Hortätor, 1) Ermahner, Warner; 2) (Hortator remĭgum, Ageator), der Aufseher über die Ruderer bei den Alten welcher auf dem freien Gange… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hortation — (lat.), Ermahnung; hortativ oder hortatorisch, ermahnend, ermunternd …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hortation — (lat.), Ermahnung; hortatīv, hortatōrisch, ermunternd, ermahnend …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hortation — Hortation, lat. deutsch, Ermahnung, Warnung; hortativ, hortatorisch, ermahnend …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • hortation — index instigation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • hortation — hȯ(r)ˈtäshən noun ( s) Etymology: Latin hortation , hortatio, from hortatus (past participle of hortari to urge, exhort) + ion , io ion more at yearn : exhortation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hortation — Hor|ta|ti|on die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. hortatio zu hortare, vgl. ↑hortieren> (veraltet) Ermunterung, Ermahnung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • hortation — hor·ta·tion …   English syllables

  • instigation — I noun actuation, agitation, animation, cajolery, causation, coaxing, easement, encouragement, excitation, exhortation, fomentation, goading, helpfulness, hortation, impetus, impulsion, incentive, incitation, incitement, inducement, influence,… …   Law dictionary

  • admonition — Synonyms and related words: admonishment, advice, advising, advocacy, alarm, briefing, castigation, caution, cautioning, caveat, chastisement, chiding, consultation, correction, council, counsel, determent, deterrence, deterrent example,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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