warn
1. [ verb ] notify of danger, potential harm, or risk
Examples:

"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
Examples:

"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
Examples:

"The old man warned the children off his property"

Related terms: order
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 25913
5. [ verb ] notify, usually in advance
Examples:

"I warned you that I would ask some difficult questions"

Related terms: inform warner
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