Translation of "beware" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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bewareverb [ only in infinitive and imperative ]

uk /bɪˈweər/ us /bɪˈwer/

C1 [ I or T ] used to warn someone to be very careful about something or someone

當心,小心;注意,提防
Beware salespeople who promise offers that seem too good to be true. 要提防那些滿口承諾的推銷員,他們說得越天花亂墜,便越不可信。
You should beware of undercooked food when staying in hot countries. 留在氣候炎熱的國家裡,小心別吃未煮熟的食物。
Beware of falling asleep while sunbathing. 曬日光浴時當心睡著。

[ I ] used on signs to warn people of something dangerous

(用於警告標誌)當心,小心
Beware of the dog. 小心有狗。
Beware - poisonous chemicals. 小心——化學品有毒。

More examples

  • The sign on the gate said 'Beware of the Dog'.
  • It is icy on that pathway in the mornings, so beware.
  • You should beware of fraudsters offering overpriced treatments over the internet.
  • Beware anyone who offers you a second-hand car at a bargain price.
  • A red reflective triangle warns drivers to beware when there is a hazard ahead.

(Translation of “beware” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)