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admonition
used in Babbitt

2 uses
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Definition
a warning or bit of advice — such as "Don't drink and drive."
  • There were scores of advertisements in the booklet, and on one page the admonition: "There's no rule that you have to trade with your Fellow Boosters, but get wise, boy—what's the use of letting all this good money get outside of our happy fambly?"
    Chapter 21 (22% in)
  • For fifteen wild minutes she talked, pouring out admonitions to flee the wrath to come, and her face flushed, her dead voice recaptured something of the shrill energy of the old Zilla.
    Chapter 26 (58% in)

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