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admonish
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • The President again briefly, but impressively, admonished him to answer only what was asked, and not to go off into irrelevant exclamations.
  • "Before you talk of a historical event like the foundation of a nationality, you must first understand what you mean by it," he admonished him in stern, incisive tones.
  • "Prisoner, be careful in your language," the President admonished him.
  • "Then we are admonished that our tribune is a tribune of true and sound ideas and from this tribune of ’sound ideas’ is heard a solemn declaration that to call the murder of a father ’parricide’ is nothing but a prejudice!

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  • He admonished the child for his bad behavior
  • "Harald asks the questions here," a man’s gruff voice admonished.
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