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Animadvert definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ANIMADVERT', v.i. [L. animadverto, of animus, mind, and adverto, to turn to.]
1. To turn the mind to; to consider.
2. To consider or remark upon by way of criticism or censure.
3. To inflict punishment; followed by upon.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: express one's opinion openly and without fear or hesitation; "John spoke up at the meeting" [syn: opine, speak up, speak out, animadvert, sound off]
2: express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark

Merriam Webster's

verb Etymology: Latin animadvertere to pay attention to, censure, from animum advertere, literally, to turn the mind to Date: 15th century transitive verb archaic notice, observe intransitive verb to make an animadversion

Oxford Reference Dictionary

v.intr. (foll. by on) criticize, censure (conduct, a fault, etc.). Derivatives: animadversion n. Etymology: L animadvertere f. animus mind + advertere (as AD-, vertere vers- turn)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Animadvert An`i*mad*vert", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Animadverted; p. pr. & vb. n. Animadverting.] [L. animadvertere; animus mind + advertere to turn to; ad to + vertere to turn.] 1. To take notice; to observe; -- commonly followed by that. --Dr. H. More. 2. To consider or remark by way of criticism or censure; to express censure; -- with on or upon. I should not animadvert on him . . . if he had not used extreme severity in his judgment of the incomparable Shakespeare. --Dryden. 3. To take cognizance judicially; to inflict punishment. [Archaic] --Grew. Syn: To remark; comment; criticise; censure.


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