Examples of warn in a Sentence
I had been warned about the difficulties of the job.
She warned me that the stove was still hot.
“This won't be easy,” he warned.
Nobody warned me about the dangers.
I warned him to be careful, but he didn't listen to me.
She warned us not to go too close to the fire.
Recent Examples of warn from the Web
Not getting your roots done is a foolproof way into the look, but other stylists, like Sharon Dorram, a celebrity colorist at Sally Hershberger's New York salon, warn that a harsh stripe of roots can backfire.
Compatibility issues like this are likely why Microsoft warns against installing the Creators Update on your own, and instead advises users to wait for Windows Update to offer the upgrade.
Why, about a young girl's suicide, this film features a quick trigger warning at the start.
The erosion of the arch was deemed inevitable in a 2013 study, and local authorities had posted numerous signs warning visitors not to climb on the structure and threatened those who violated the rules with hefty fines.
Tribal Water Resources Director Dustin White warns that unless residents significantly reduce their water usage, as many as 3,000 people could be completely out of water within the next week.
Todd Hoppenstedt, director of public works in Montgomery, said despite the warning the village was in good shape Thursday morning.
But the FDA waited more than a year to warn the public about the risk — and even longer to provide recommendations for action to hospitals and patients.
The NIH researchers warned that prion disease may be more common than originally thought.
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WARN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of warn for English Language Learners
: to tell (someone) about possible danger or trouble
: to tell (someone) to do or not to do something in order to avoid danger or trouble
WARN Defined for Kids
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