Today’s word of the day is ‘Admonish.‘ Let us understand more about this word.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a verb, i.e., it describes an action or an occurrence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
2. Advise or urge (someone) earnestly
3. Strongly criticize
4. Warn (someone) of something to be avoided
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi- Dhikkaarana
2. Spanish – Amonestar
3. French – Avertir
4. Mandarin – Jiàn
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. She admonished me for appearing at breakfast unshaven.
2. Her right to rebuke and admonish was taken as a matter of course.
3. I would address you frankly and admonish you to go no more into such places.
4. That means: we teach in vain, we admonish in vain; the world has no desire to be better.
5. We come to admonish you that it is prepared, and about to come off.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
Allow, compliment, flatter, laud, permit, praise, applaud, approve, commend, extol, etc.
We call ourselves public servants but I’ll tell you this: we as public servants must set an example for the rest of the nation. It is hypocritical for the public official to admonish and exhort the people to uphold the common good.
I want to see the Venn Diagram of people who participated in, or supported BLM protests…
People who admonish others for opposing lockdowns, visiting friends & family and/or not wearing masks.
— ZUBY: (@ZubyMusic) December 1, 2020
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