Meaning of WARNING in English

WARNING

n.

Function: adjective

Date: 1511

: serving as an alarm, signal, summons, or admonition <a warning bell> <a warning shot>

– warn · ing · ly \ ' wo ̇ r-ni ŋ -l ē \ adverb

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