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Pronunciation of Admonishes: Learn how to pronounce Admonishes in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word admonish:

[with object]
reprimand firmly:
she admonished me for appearing at breakfast unshaven
[with object and infinitive] advise or urge (someone) earnestly:
she admonished him to drink no more than one glass of wine
archaic warn (someone) of something to be avoided:
he admonished the people against the evil of such practices



Middle English amonest ‘urge, exhort’, from Old French amonester, based on Latin admonere ‘urge by warning’. Later, the final -t of amonest was taken to indicate the past tense, and the present tense changed on the pattern of verbs such as abolish; the prefix became ad- in the 16th century by association with the Latin form