Synonyms for admonitory

Synonyms for (adjective) admonitory

Synonyms: reproachful, reproving, admonishing, admonitory

Definition: expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective

Similar words: unfavorable, unfavourable

Definition: not encouraging or approving or pleasing

Usage: unfavorable conditions; an unfavorable comparison; unfavorable comments, unfavorable impression


Synonyms: warning, exemplary, cautionary, monitory, admonitory

Definition: serving to warn

Usage: shook a monitory finger at him; an exemplary jail sentence

Similar words: dissuasive

Definition: deterring from action

Usage: dissuasive advice; made a slight dissuasive gesture with her hand