Wednesday, February 22, 2012


Warn: notify of danger, potential harm, or risk; admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior; notify, usually in advance.

Synonym: caution, advise, inform, notify, call, summon, apprise, forewarn.

Example: The doctor warned me about the dangers of smoking.

Usage in Sentence: Warn of, not about.

Don’t say: They were warned about the danger.

ΓΌ Say: They were warned of the danger.

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