Synonyms of admonition in English:

admonition


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noun

1‘Palmerston sent him a blunt admonition over the mistake’

SYNONYMS

reprimand, rebuke, reproof, remonstrance, reproach, admonishment, stricture, lecture, criticism, recrimination, tirade, diatribe, philippic, harangue, attack

scolding, chastisement, castigation, upbraiding, berating, reproval, censure, condemnation

informal telling-off, dressing-down, talking-to, tongue-lashing, bashing, blast, rap, rap over the knuckles, slap on the wrist, flea in one's ear, earful, roasting, rollicking, caning, blowing-up

British informal rocket, wigging, slating, ticking off, carpeting

NZ Australian informal serve

British vulgar slang bollocking

dated rating

ANTONYMS

commendation, pat on the back, praise

2‘the frequent admonitions of his anxious parents’

SYNONYMS

exhortation, warning, caution, caveat, piece of advice, admonishment, recommendation

injunction, monition, enjoinment, instruction, direction, suggestion, lesson, lecture, precept

advice, counsel, guidance, urging, encouragement, persuasion, pressure