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exhort

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪɡˈzɔːt/ formal
to strongly encourage someone to do somethingUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
exhortation
 
 
/ˌeɡzɔːˈteɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
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 Chinese (Simplified) 激励, 规劝, 敦促…
in Polish nawoływać…
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