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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exhort  \Ex*hort"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Exhorted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Exhorting}.]  [L.  exhortari  ex  out  +  hortari  to  incite, 
  encourage;  cf  F.  exhorter.  See  {Hortative}.] 
  To  incite  by  words  or  advice;  to  animate  or  urge  by 
  arguments,  as  to  a  good  deed  or  laudable  conduct;  to  address 
  exhortation  to  to  urge  strongly;  hence  to  advise,  warn,  or 
  caution. 
 
  Examples  gross  as  earth  exhort  me  --Shak. 
 
  Let  me  exhort  you  to  take  care  of  yourself  --J.  D. 
  Forbes. 




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