The definition of admonition is advice or mild criticism.(noun)
Asking someone to be cautious is an example of an admonition.
See admonition in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME amonicioun < OFr amonition, admonition < L admonitio < admonere: see admonish
See admonition in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English amonicioun
Origin: , from Old French amonition
Origin: , from Latin admonitiō, admonitiōn-
Origin: , from admonitus
Origin: , past participle of admonēre, to admonish; see admonish.
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