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Admonitive Explained

Admonitive at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Eject. Index, h.t.; 2 Hill. Ab. 130; Com. Dig. h.t., and the heads
there referred to.

admonitive at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: suffix » admonition|ive


Inter: en-adj » -
  • Of or conveying admonition
    1. Inter: quote-book » 1677|Category: w - :Isaac Barrow|Isaac Barrow|chapter=The Crucifixion of Christ|The Theological Works of Isaac Barrow|year_published=1859|url=|page=283|volume=6

    |passage=Again, this kind of suffering to the devout Fathers did seem many ways significant, or full of instructive and admonitive emblems; {{... }}
  • Inter: quote-journal » 2008|William F. Hanks|Fieldwork on Deixis|Journal of Pragmatics|volume=41|url=

  • |passage=Wale’ typically occurs in S-final position and conveys variously dubitative (X is possible, but I doubt it), admonitive (X is possible so be careful; X is the case, so take note) or, when used with imperatives, exhortative (hurry up and X).


    * admonitional
    • admonitory

      Derived terms

      * admonitively

    Translation: ta » admonitive