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admonish
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Moby Dick
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  • And let me in this place movingly admonish you, ye ship-owners of Nantucket!
  • Be all this as it may, his voice was now often heard hailing the three mast-heads and admonishing them to keep a bright look-out, and not omit reporting even a porpoise.
  • "The rods! the rods!" cried Starbuck to the crew, suddenly admonished to vigilance by the vivid lightning that had just been darting flambeaux, to light Ahab to his post.
  • Now, as many Sperm Whales had been captured off the western coast of Java, in the near vicinity of the Straits of Sunda; indeed, as most of the ground, roundabout, was generally recognised by the fishermen as an excellent spot for cruising; therefore, as the Pequod gained more and more upon Java Head, the look-outs were repeatedly hailed, and admonished to keep wide awake.

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  • He admonished the child for his bad behavior
  • "Harald asks the questions here," a man’s gruff voice admonished.
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna

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