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forewarning

noun fore·warn·ing \fȯr-ˈwȯr-niŋ\

Definition of forewarning

  1. 1 :  a warning given in advance

  2. 2 :  the state of being warned in advance



Examples of forewarning

  1. <heeded the forewarning to stay off the ice until the town had checked to see if it was thick enough>



1548

First Known Use of forewarning

1548



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