Meaning of WARNING in English

WARNING

[warn.ing] n (bef. 12c) 1: the act of warning: the state of being warned "he had ~ of his illness"

2: something that warns or serves to warn; esp: a notice or bulletin that alerts the public that a tornado has been reported in the immediate vicinity or that the approach of a severe storm is imminent

[2]warning adj (ca. 1552): serving as an alarm, signal, summons, or admonition "~ bell" "~ shot" -- warn.ing.ly adv

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