Definition of exhortatory:
Well, it was a sufficiently earnest prayer, and it was listened to with profound attention by the smart- looking lasses and tall and swarthy gillies clustering about the door; but to the English part of his audience its chief features were its curiously exhortatory and argumentative character and also its interminable length.- "Prince Fortunatus", William Black.
- "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.
Determined to act up to his own exhortatory speech, and seeing that the decision of the battle rested mainly on the legionaries, riding up to the center of the line he led the charge himself, and personally grappled with the enemy, at the same time cheering on and exhorting his soldiers to the charge.- "The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece", Various.