What is another word for monition?

Pronunciation: [mənˈɪʃən] (IPA)

Monition is a term that is often used in legal settings to refer to a warning or an official statement of caution. Synonyms for this word include admonition, caution, notice, alert, and warning. These words are all used to convey a sense of urgency and to indicate that there is a potential danger or risk that needs to be addressed. Other synonyms for monition include advice, guidance, direction, and instruction. These words can be used to indicate that someone is being given guidance or instruction on how to avoid a particular danger or problem. Whether used in legal, personal, or professional situations, these synonyms for monition can help to convey important information and warnings.

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What are the hypernyms for Monition?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Monition

As I looked, enchanted, the chimes of the convent below rang out a Gregorian air, which came up to my heights like a solemn monition from the world of dreams, for nothing could be distinguished of its source.
"The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I"
William James Stillman
Before the coming of the missionary, the Indian of the Mackenzie basin heard in the winter wind no monition.
"The New North"
Agnes Deans Cameron
The poor rabbits themselves were at a loss, for no kind monition apprised them of the coming flood.
"The New North"
Agnes Deans Cameron

Famous quotes with Monition

  • The power to guess the unseen from the seen, to trace the implication of things, to judge the whole piece by the pattern, the condition of feeling life, in general, so completely that you are well on your way to knowing any particular corner of it — this cluster of gifts may almost be said to constitute experience, and they occur in country and in town, and in the most differing stages of education. If experience consists of impressions, it may be said that impressions experience, just as (have we not seen it?) they are the very air we breathe. Therefore, if I should certainly say to a novice, "Write from experience, and experience only," I should feel that this was a rather tantalizing monition if I were not careful immediately to add, "Try to be one of the people on whom nothing is lost!"
    Henry James

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