a word of warning

Definition of a word of warning

  1. :  information about possible danger or trouble <They gave me a word of warning about the slippery roads.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase

  1. :  the act of warning :  the state of being warned

    :  something that warns or serves to warn

    :  a notice or bulletin that alerts the public to an imminent hazard (as a tornado, thunderstorm, or flood)

  1. :  serving as an alarm, signal, summons, or admonition

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rude, impolite, or socially unacceptable

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