exhortative


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Related to exhortative: Hortation
  • adj

Synonyms for exhortative

giving strong encouragement

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Ultimately, it concludes that the CAAF's interpretation and application of the mandate as the enforceable rule that it is today is inconsistent with its intended exhortative purpose, and has not proven to be any more effective in preventing potential member issues on appeal.
For example, Fongbe uses the same morpheme to mark DEFINITENESS in the NP and ACTUALITY in the clause and in Jacaltec both the exhortative mood and nonspecificity are expressed by the suffix/-OJ/, "[.
The chapter's midsection extends Walkley's interest in such "family counseling" to the Spanish match, between whose royal advocates and parliamentary opponents the paternal anxieties of later Fletcher plays like Philaster and Thierry and Theodoret seem to have staked a more exhortative position.
Unfortunately, this obligation is largely exhortative, since it is not accompanied by any specific targets, detailed program guidance, or enforceable minimum contribution levels, and no checklists for IHR-related official development assistance comparable to those for national public health capacities were included in the final version of the agreement.
In order to give effect to this exhortative statement of intent, the two parties committed to applying "the principles and purposes of the Charter of the United Nations" in their relations.
Our investigation makes a contribution because, notwithstanding the extensive conceptual and exhortative practitioner literatures, there is only limited empirical research and, in particular, large dataset based studies have not been much in evidence.
Finally Paroles sums up the scene with an admonitory maxim, a vow to persevere, and a pair of exhortative rimed proverbs: "Who knows himself a braggart, / Let him fear this, for it will come to pass / That every braggart shall be found an ass.
In the early days of international public health interventions, before anthropologists were involved, public health messages tended to be simplistic and exhortative.
The Jesuit letters have an exhortative quality, but they also reveal much about the authors' state of mind and how these pioneers were prone to introspective analysis.
Here, the voice is not imperative, and it does not try to address the viewer directly; rather, it is exhortative, and it implicitly addresses, in plain Italian, the Italian team.
Not only the title of a landmark David Bowie song and album, but the exhortative premise for a fascinating look at the history of modern dance, with this week's installment looking at jive.
Peter Burke has mobilized his decades of work in social and cultural history in order to write this exhortative book exploring the value of images for historical writing.
Currently, Florida's "plan" is a patchwork quilt of policy statements that are exhortative only, rather than enforceable provisions.
The exhortative belen 'don't' is used to express or report convictions of a human speaker, but its use also often converges with a notion that something is 'prohibited, taboo' (ayul) in a more automatic sense.
So if "exceptional" doesn't do justice to you, how about extraordinary, expert, experienced, exhortative, evaluable, evocative, excitative, enlightened, exasperated, established, essential, estranged, or exhausted.