Meaning of WARNING in English


n. 25B6; noun

the earthquake came without warning : (ADVANCE) NOTICE, forewarning, alert; hint, signal, sign, alarm bells; informal a tip-off.

a health warning : CAUTION, notification, information; exhortation, injunction; advice.

a warning of things to come : OMEN, premonition, foreboding, prophecy, prediction, forecast, token, portent, signal, sign; poetic/literary foretoken.

his sentence is a warning to other drunk drivers : EXAMPLE, deterrent, lesson, caution, exemplar, message, moral.

a written warning : ADMONITION, caution, remonstrance, reprimand, censure; informal dressing-down, talking-to, telling-off.

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