Translation of "exhort" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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exhortverb [ T + to infinitive ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɔːt/ us /ɪɡˈzɔːrt/ 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。

(Translation of “exhort” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)