warning 1 of 3


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as in cautionary
serving as or offering a warning usually gave her trademark warning look when the children were getting out of hand

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present participle of warn

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“Warning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/warning. Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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