Definition of admonition


  • cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness); "a letter of admonition about the dangers of immorality", "the warning was to beware of surprises", "his final word of advice was not to play with matches". Synonyms: monition, warning, word of advice.
  • a firm rebuke. Synonyms: admonishment, monition.

Related words

example, lesson.

Rhymes with admonition

abolition, academician, acquisition, addition, admission, admission, ambition, ammunition, apparition, attrition, audition, clinician, coalition, cognition, commission, competition, composition, condition, contrition, decommission.

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • admonition is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 13 points
  • admonition is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 13 points
  • admonition is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 16 points
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