v.take to task
○ He admonished the child for his bad behavior
In dealing with the people who violate the rules of the court, the people's court may admonish them to leave the court, fine OR detain them.
To admonish one of one’s duty
To satirize one in order to admonish a hundred
To instruct and admonish subordinates
To admonish sincerely
You may admonish your children in the presence of others,but your wife,only in privacy