present tense third-person singular of caution
as in warns
to give notice to beforehand especially of danger or risk the doctor cautioned that I should still be careful using my sprained wrist for the next several days

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cautions

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plural of caution
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as in warnings
something that tells of approaching danger or risk this is just a caution that the following paragraph practically gives away the entire plot of the movie

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as in precautions
a measure taken to preclude loss or injury the standard caution of donning surgical gloves before performing any kind of dental work

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“Cautions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cautions. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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