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Warn

Synonyms for warn:

Sense 1

cautionary, monition, warn off, give notice, admonitory, hellfire, fire and brimstone, warn away, scaremonger, augury, admonishing, Prefigurement, prepare, Lowery, Unhospitable, apocalyptic, awaken to, alarum, apocalyptical.

Sense 2

dire, tip off, remind, threat, malign, ominous, intimidation, alarmist, sinister, uninviting, tocsin, warning, omen, admonishment, monitory, prognostication, baleful, portent, presage, baneful, direful.

Sense 3

inhospitable, caveat, lecture, admonition, invitation, portentous, forbidding, menace, unlucky, whistle, lesson, forerunner, invite.

Sense 5

bid, example.

Sense 6

fateful.

Sense 7

ask.

Sense 8

sign.

Sense 10

dark.

advise

prompt, tip off.

endanger

threaten.

forecast

portend.

point out

attention.

rebuke

read the riot act to.

remind

remind.

Sense 1 (noun)

warn off, lecture, whistle, portend.

forewarn (noun)

tip off, give notice, remind, prepare.

caution (verb)

Forewarn, alert, exhort, enjoin.

give notice of possible occurrence (verb)

recommend, instruct, notify, admonish, prompt, hint, advise, threaten, counsel, guide, advocate, Forewarn, enjoin, suggest, tip off, remind, inform, caution, alert, prepare, reprove, exhort, direct.

threaten (verb)

forebode, bully, torment, harass, hint, frighten, intimidate, bulldoze, threaten, scare, browbeat.

warn (verb)

alarm.

Usage examples for warn:

  • It seems they were trying to warn the Drifter." - "Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane", Roy Rockwood.
  • So in his own way he tried to warn the man to whom he had taken a liking. - "Eatin' Crow; and The Best Man In Garotte", Frank Harris.

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