Betty wastes no time in yanking Sally away from the table to admonish her.
Beard does admonish the tendency of both academics and popular authors to present speculation as historical truth.
When it came to politics, Robbins and Sarandon tended to espouse and admonish rather than try to persuade.
mid-14c., amonesten "remind, urge, exhort, warn, give warning," from Old French amonester (12c.) "urge, encourage, warn," from Vulgar Latin *admonestare, from Latin admonere "bring to mind, remind, suggest;" also "warn, advise, urge," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + monere "advise, warn" (see monitor (n.)).
The -d- was restored on Latin model. The ending was influenced by words in -ish (e.g. astonish, abolish). Related: Admonished; admonishing.