Synonyms for monition

Synonyms for (noun) monition

Synonyms: process of monition, monition

Definition: a summons issued after the filing of a libel or claim directing all parties concerned to show cause why the judgment asked for should not be granted

Similar words: process, summons

Definition: a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant


Synonyms: admonition, monition, word of advice, warning

Definition: cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness)

Usage: 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

Similar words: advice

Definition: a proposal for an appropriate course of action


Synonyms: admonishment, admonition, monition

Definition: a firm rebuke

Similar words: reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval, rebuke

Definition: an act or expression of criticism and censure

Usage: he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face