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warn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of warn

  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 of warn advise, alert, caution, forewarn, wake Words Related to warn augur, forecast, foretell, harbinger, predict, presage, prognosticate, prophesy; apprise, inform, notify, tip (off); admonish; bode, forebode (also forbode), foreshadow, foretoken, portend Near Antonyms of warn imperil, risk



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