Synonyms for caution:
prepare, foresightedness, warn off, early warning, alarm bell, gingerliness, chariness, red alert, forehandedness, false alarm, forethoughtfulness, awaken to, restraint, portend, code red, gentleness, warn away, menace.
Sense 1 (noun)
code red, early warning, red alert.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
information, encouragement, message, guidance, admonition, hint, pointer, intelligence, news, warning, clue, direction, advocacy, monition, tip, recommendation, suggestion, caveat, briefing, advice, instruction.
alertness, carefulness (noun)
care, consideration, immersion, interest, regardfulness, concentration, attentiveness, entrancement, intentness, attention, observation, rapture, notice, mindfulness, absorption, fascination, enrapture, diligence, scrutiny, watchfulness, concern, engrossment, heedfulness, alertness.
warn, advise (verb)
Usage examples for caution:
- " Wait one moment," said I, " and pardon me, if I venture to speak in the language of caution to one in every way so superior to myself. - "Pelham, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009.
- I shall make use of this liberty with all possible caution. - "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.
- When a man prepared for a meeting with that caution, he would do to watch. - "The Flockmaster of Poison Creek", George W. Ogden.