Translation of "warning" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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warningnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈwɔː.nɪŋ/ us /ˈwɔːr.nɪŋ/

B1 something that makes you understand there is a possible danger or problem, especially one in the future

警告;告誡;提醒
Completely without warning, he turned up at my door with all four children! 事先都沒說一聲,他就帶著全部四個孩子出現在我的門口!
There's a warning on the cigarette packet that says "Cigarettes cause cancer". 香煙的包裝盒上有一則警告:「煙草嚴重危害健康。」
I'm not surprised you feel sick after eating so much - let it be a warning to you! 你感覺不舒服我一點也不意外——就權當是對你的一個警告吧!
Just a word of warning - restaurants in this area can be very expensive. 只是提醒一句——這一帶的餐廳都特別貴。
formal The Health Minister issued a warning about the dangers of sunbathing. 政府今天就日光浴的潛在危險發布了一則警告。
They can't dismiss you just like that - they have to give you a written warning first. 他們不能那樣就把你解僱了——他們必須事先給你一份書面警告。
The police fired warning shots but the rioting continued. 警方鳴槍示警,但示威者根本不予理會。
warning sign

a physical condition that shows someone has a disease

(預示體內有某種疾病的)警示症狀,預兆
The warning signs of the illness are respiratory problems and dizziness. 預示可能患有這種疾病的症狀是呼吸困難和頭暈。

More examples

  • 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.

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