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warn

verb

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  1. to give notice to beforehand especially of danger or risk <the lifeguard warned the boys that if they continued playing so rough, someone was sure to get hurt> Synonyms advise, alert, caution, forewarn, wake Related Words augur, forecast, foretell, harbinger, predict, presage, prognosticate, prophesy; apprise, inform, notify, tip (off); admonish; bode, forebode (also forbode), foreshadow, foretoken, portend Near Antonyms imperil, risk


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