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warning

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of warning

  1. serving as or offering a warning usually gave her trademark warning look when the children were getting out of hand Synonyms of warning admonishing, admonitory, cautioning, exemplary, monitory, premonitory, cautionaryWords Related to warning didactic, moralistic, moralizing; advisory, counseling (or counselling); punishing, punitive


warning

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of warning

  1. 1 the act or an instance of telling beforehand of danger or risk she delivered a strict warning that anyone who was caught stealing would be fired Synonyms of warning admonishment, admonition, alarm (also alarum), alert, caution, forewarning, heads-up, notice Words Related to warning auguring, augury, forecasting, foretelling, predicting, prediction, premonition, presaging, prognosticating, prophecy (also prophesy), prophesying; apprising, informing, notification, notifying, tip-off; advice, counsel, guidance, recommendation, suggestion, tip; announcement, declaration

  2. 2 something that tells of approaching danger or risk the ominously darkening sky was a warning that a tornado was approaching Synonyms of warning caution, red flag, red light, tip-off, tocsin, wake-up call Words Related to warning omen, portent, premonition, presage; notice, notification; buoy, indicator, knell, sign, signal; foretaste, foretoken; announcement, declaration Phrases handwriting on the wall Near Antonyms of warning all clear



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