Bedeutung von “precaution” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /prɪˈkɔːʃən/

something that you do to prevent bad things happening in the future:

Driving alone at night can be dangerous, so always take precautions.
They called the doctor as a precaution.
[ + of + doing sth ] He took the precaution of locking the door.
precautionary adjective
a precautionary measure/step

something that you do in order to prevent something bad from happening

(Definition von “precaution” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)