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Definition of "admonishing" []

  • Present participle of admonish. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "admonishing" in a sentence
  • "I agreed with de La Sablière on a phrase admonishing “concerned states and other parties,” an unfortunately typical example of UN-speak, but one that we could say made clear that Syria, Iran, and Hezbollah were all covered."
  • "The Justice Department's Inspector General report released this week pulled few punches in admonishing the FBI for targeting anti-war groups and advocacy organizations with no apparent justification, and for placing non-violent activists in those groups on terrorist watch lists."
  • "On leadership From time to time, someone writes in admonishing our team ..."