Warning

Definition of Warning

Warn´ing
a.1.Giving previous notice; cautioning; admonishing; as, a warning voice.
That warning timepiece never ceased.
- Longfellow.
Warning piece
(Horol.) a piece or wheel which produces a sound shortly before the clock strikes.
n.1.Previous notice.
A great journey to take upon so short a warning.
- L'Estrange.
2.Caution against danger, or against faults or evil practices which incur danger; admonition; monition.
Could warning make the world more just or wise.
- Dryden.

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