|1.||[ verb ] notify of danger, potential harm, or risk|
"The director warned him that he might be fired" "you will get hungry if you don't eat," he warned "The doctor warned me about the dangers of smoking"
|Related terms:||inform threaten alarm caution forewarn|
|2.||[ verb ] admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior|
|Synonyms:||discourage admonish monish|
"I warned him not to go too far" "I warn you against false assumptions" "She warned him to be quiet"
|Related terms:||advise admonition|
|3.||[ verb ] ask to go away|
"The old man warned the children off his property"
|4.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 25913|
|5.||[ verb ] notify, usually in advance|
"I warned you that I would ask some difficult questions"
|Related terms:||inform warner|