Übersetzung von “warn” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitivewarn /wɔrn/
to tell sb about sth bad before it happens
prévenir , avertir

He warned me that there might be trouble.
Il m'a prévenu qu'il pourrait y avoir des problèmes.

The government was warned about the attack.
Le gouvernement a été averti de l'attaque.

Officials are warning people to stay off the beaches.
Les employés conseillent aux gens de rester éloignés des plages.
to tell sb not to do sth or face punishment

The teacher had warned him not to talk during the test.
Le professeur lui a interdit de parler pendant l'épreuve.

(Übersetzung von “warn” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /woːn/

to tell (a person) in advance (about a danger etc)

prévenir (de)
Black clouds warned us of the approaching storm
They warned her that she would be ill if she didn’t rest.

to advise (someone against doing something)

avertir (de)
I was warned about/against speeding by the policeman
They warned him not to be late.
warning noun

an event, or something said or done, that warns

He gave her a warning against driving too fast
His heart attack will be a warning to him not to work so hard.

advance notice or advance signs

The earthquake came without warning.
warningly adverb

en signe d’avertissement
“Don’t do that again” she said warningly.

(Übersetzung von “warn” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)