exhortation[eg′zôr tā′s̸hən, -zər-; ek′sôr-, -sər-]
Exhortation is defined as the act or process of making a strong urging or appeal.
An example of an exhortation is an emotional speech that inspires people to act.
- the act of exhorting
- a plea, sermon, etc. that exhorts
Origin of exhortationMiddle English exhortacion ; from Old French ; from Classical Latin exhortatio
- The act or an instance of exhorting.
- A speech or discourse that encourages, incites, or earnestly advises.