warningnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈwɔː.nɪŋ/ us /ˈwɔːr.nɪŋ/
Completely without warning, he turned up at my door with all four children! 事先都没说一声，他就带着全部4个孩子出现在我的门口！
There's a warning on the cigarette packet that says "Cigarettes cause cancer". 香烟的包装盒上有一条警告：“烟草严重危害健康。”
I'm not surprised you feel sick after eating so much - let it be a warning to you! 你感觉不舒服我一点也不意外——就权当是对你的一个警告吧！
They can't dismiss you just like that - they have to give you a written warning first. 他们不能那样就把你解雇了——他们必须事先给你一份书面警告。
- Police have put out a warning to people living in the area.
- The judge said that the fine would serve as a warning to other motorists who drove without due care.
- All cigarette packets carry a government health warning.
- It would be irresponsible to ignore these warnings.
- The police are trying to sift out the genuine warnings from all the hoax calls they have received.