monish

monish

[mon-ish]
verb (used with object) Archaic.
to admonish.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English monisshen, probably aphetic variant of amonisshen to admonish

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verb
1. warn strongly; put on guard [syn: caution
2. admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior; "I warned him not to go too far"; "I warn you against false assumptions"; "She warned him to be quiet" [syn: warn
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