English version

exhort

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishexhortex‧hort /ɪɡˈzɔːt $ -ɔːrt/ verb [transitive]  formalPERSUADE to try very hard to persuade someone to do something syn urgeexhort somebody to do something Police exhorted the crowd to remain calm.exhortation /ˌeksɔːˈteɪʃən $ -ɔːr-/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
exhortIshmael is firmly committed to this experience, but here he exhorts against it.It exhorts employers to give workers a better balance between home and working lives.He would also exhort his children to read it, and laid great stress upon the utility of information.The Corporation considered the £2,400 price was simply an attempt by the company to exhort public money.Other players pumped their fists or otherwise exhorted the fans.Bind tight and keep shoving, he exhorted them.exhort somebody to do somethingHe exhorted the workers to end the strike.
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Verb table
exhort
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyexhort
he, she, itexhorts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyexhorted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave exhorted
he, she, ithas exhorted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad exhorted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill exhort
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have exhorted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam exhorting
he, she, itis exhorting
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you, we, theyare exhorting
Past
I, he, she, itwas exhorting
you, we, theywere exhorting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been exhorting
he, she, ithas been exhorting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been exhorting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be exhorting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been exhorting
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