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admonishing

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

serving as or offering a warning
  • shot an admonishing glance at me just as I was about to spill the beans

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admonishing

verb
present participle of admonish

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The first known use of admonishing was circa 1569

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“Admonishing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/admonishing. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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