hortatory in a sentence

Example sentences for hortatory

He tried to enter the continent straight away, leaving the words to loosen and turn hortatory.
There is nothing dated about the author's hortatory message.
It is bland, vague, hortatory and lacking in substance.
Finally, such a phrase could never be more than hortatory.
However, this hortatory language may not properly serve to create an ambiguity in an otherwise unambiguous termination provision.
Merit system principles are hortatory and are not self-executing.
But the educational approach or hortatory appeal has its limitation.
These provisions are hortatory and provide no rights or duties beyond those already contained in other regulations.
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