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Admonish

Antonyms for admonish:

extol, applaud, tout, praise.

Synonyms for admonish:

Sense 1

preach, would.

Sense 2

rap, hand out, rebuke, snub, scold.

Sense 3

lambaste, urge.

Sense 4

call down.

Sense 7

dress.

Sense 14

call.

advise

prompt.

disapprove

reprehend.

moralize

moralize.

rail

inveigh.

rebuke

reprimand.

sermonize

moralize.

Sense 1 (noun)

scold.

Sense 2 (noun)

would, preach, urge.

admonish (noun)

discourage, caution, monish, warn, reprove.

caution (verb)

enjoin, alert, Forewarn, exhort.

communication (verb)

warn, discourage, monish.

disapprove (verb)

censure, defile, chasten, denounce, deride, reproach, disapprove, castigate, chide, blame, vilify, discredit, chastise, condemn, defame, renounce, deprecate, upbraid, disparage, criticize, denigrate, scorn.

dissuade (verb)

dissuade, chill, intimidate, daunt, discourage, divert, prevent, check, avert, disincline, restrain, depress, derail, bar, dampen, inhibit, ban, deflect, dishearten, deter.

threaten (verb)

frighten, torment, harass, browbeat, bulldoze, threaten, forebode, scare, hint, bully.

warn, strongly criticize (verb)

call down, reprove, scold, counsel, rebuke, rap, chide, Forewarn, censure, warn, upbraid, enjoin, exhort, advise, reprimand, check.

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