expostulates is expostulate's Simple Present

expostulate

US [ɪkˈspɑstʃəˌleɪt]
UK [ɪkˈspɒstʃʊleɪt]
  • v.劝导
  • Web忠告;劝诫;劝戒
Simple Present:expostulates  Present Participle:expostulating  Past Tense:expostulated  
v.
1.
劝导,忠告 (about; for; on)