adverb see admonish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • admonishingly — See admonisher. * * * …   Universalium

  • admonishingly — adverb In an admonishing manner …   Wiktionary

  • admonishingly — ad·mon·ish·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • admonishingly — adverb : in an admonishing manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • admonish — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English admonesten, from Anglo French amonester, from Vulgar Latin *admonestare, alteration of Latin admonēre to warn, from ad + monēre to warn more at mind Date: 14th century 1. a. to indicate duties or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gao Yao (Xia Dynasty) — Gao Yao (zh stpw|s=皋陶|t=臯陶|p=Gao Yao|w=Kao Yao, lived in the 21st century BCE) was a political advisor of the Yu the Great in China during the Xia Dynasty. His son was Bo Yi (伯益).He is cited admonishingly saying to his king: [The] Heaven can see… …   Wikipedia

  • admonish — admonisher, n. admonishingly, adv. admonishment, n. /ad mon ish/, v.t. 1. to caution, advise, or counsel against something. 2. to reprove or scold, esp. in a mild and good willed manner: The teacher admonished him about excessive noise. 3. to… …   Universalium

  • meaningly — adv 1. significantly, importantly, critically, consequentially, momentously, portentously, prognostically; ominously, forebodingly, bodingly, threateningly, minatorily, minaciously; heavily, weightily, substantially, pithily; seriously, gravely,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • admonish — /ədˈmɒnɪʃ / (say uhd monish) verb (t) 1. to counsel against something; caution or advise: to admonish him not to eat salt. 2. to reprove for a fault, especially mildly: *Do not admonish little Stanislaus if he tears the heart out of a backyard… …   Australian English dictionary

  • my —    This is frequently used as the opening word of an intimate or friendly vocative expression. When used as part of a true endearment to someone with whom the speaker is emotionally involved, ‘my’ appears to have its full possessive meaning. The… …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

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