admonish (one) for (something)

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admonish (one) for (something)

To reprimand one for a wrongdoing. Katherine admonished Theresa for arriving late to work.
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admonish someone for something

to warn or scold someone mildly for doing something. The nurse admonished the patient for not eating her dinner.
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21 judges fined, suspended in six months Lucas Bersamin !-- -- Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star) - September 5, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin disclosed yesterday that 21 judges were fined and suspended while 94 employees of lower courts were dismissed from the service or admonished for various misdeeds and offenses from January to June this year.
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A number of television stations have been admonished for a fleeting reference to a website during a children's program -- but in the unfortunate case of KSBY-TV San Luis Obispo, there was more to the story.
Gough, 44, appeared at Dingwall Sheriff Court, where he was freed after being admonished for breach of the peace three days ago.