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！
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。
- 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.