admonitor

admonitor

[ad-mon-i-ter]
noun
an admonisher.

Origin:
1540–50; < Latin; see ad-, monitor

admonitorial [ad-mon-i-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-] , adjective
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admonish (ədˈmɒnɪʃ)
 
vb
1.  to reprove firmly but not harshly
2.  to advise to do or against doing something; warn; caution
 
[C14: via Old French from Vulgar Latin admonestāre (unattested), from Latin admonēre to put one in mind of, from monēre to advise]
 
ad'monisher
 
n
 
ad'monitor
 
n
 
admonition
 
n
 
ad'monitory
 
adj

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