toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

admonition
used in The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a warning or bit of advice — such as "Don't drink and drive."
  • He also applied to Sir Everard Fawkener, the postmaster-general, to deprive me of my office; but it had no other effect than to procure from Sir Everard a gentle admonition.

There are no more uses of "admonition" in The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®