exhorter

exhort

[ig-zawrt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to urge, advise, or caution earnestly; admonish urgently.
verb (used without object)
2.
to give urgent advice, recommendations, or warnings.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English ex(h)orte < Latin exhortārī to encourage greatly, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + hortārī to urge

exhorter, noun
exhortingly, adverb
unexhorted, adjective


1, 2. encourage, spur, press, goad.
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exhort (ɪɡˈzɔːt)
 
vb
to urge or persuade (someone) earnestly; advise strongly
 
[C14: from Latin exhortārī, from hortārī to urge]
 
exhortative
 
adj
 
ex'hortatory
 
adj
 
ex'horter
 
n

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exhort
c.1400, from L. exhortari (see exhortation). Related: Exhorted; exhorting.
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