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exhort

verb [T + to infinitive]
 
 
/ɪɡˈzɔːt/ US  /-ˈzɔːrt/ formal
to strongly encourage or try to persuade someone to do something
激励;规劝;敦促
The governor exhorted the prisoners not to riot.
典狱长告诫犯人们不要闹事。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
exhortation
 
 
/ˌeɡ.zɔːˈteɪ.ʃən/ US  /-zɔːr-/ noun [C or U]
Despite the exhortations of the union leaders the workers voted to strike.
尽管工会领导再三劝阻,工人们仍然决定罢工。
The book is essentially an exhortation to religious tolerance.
这本书实质上是宣扬宗教宽容的。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
Translations of “exhort”
in Vietnamese hô hào…
in Spanish exhortar…
in Thai กระตุ้นให้ทำ…
in Malaysian mendesak…
in French exhorter…
in German ermahnen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 激勵, 規勸, 督促…
in Indonesian mendesak…
in Russian призывать…
in Turkish zorlamak, şiddetle tavsiye etmek, teşvik etmek…
in Polish nawoływać…
(Definition of exhort from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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