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forewarning

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or an instance of telling beforehand of danger or risk
  • heeded the forewarning to stay off the ice until the town had checked to see if it was thick enough

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forewarning

verb
present participle of forewarn

Synonyms & Antonyms of forewarning (Entry 2 of 2)

to give notice to beforehand especially of danger or risk
  • I should forewarn you before you come to visit that we have a dog

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The first known use of forewarning was in 1548

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“Forewarning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forewarning. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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