Thesaurus > Related Words: warn

  Words related to warn

Related / Similar Words: discourage, admonish, monish

 

Definition:
  • notify, usually in advance; "I warned you that I would ask some difficult questions";
  • ask to go away; "The old man warned the children off his property";
  • notify of danger, potential harm, or risk; "The director warned him that he might be fired"; "The doctor warned me about the dangers of smoking";
  • admonish or counsel in terms of someone''s behavior; "I warned him not to go too far"; "I warn you against false assumptions"; "She warned him to be quiet";

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    Hyponyms: forewarn, previse, caution, admonish, monish, threaten, alarm, alert

     

    Grouped Verbs: discourage, admonish, monish

     

    Derivational Morphology: warner, warning, admonition, monition, word of advice, admonisher, monitor, reminder

     

     
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