Definition of “caveat” - English Dictionary

“caveat” in American English

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caveatnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkæv·iˌæt, ˈkɑ·viˌɑt/

a warning, for example about the use or effectiveness of something:

One caveat: Know when passengers must be back on board the plane.

(Definition of “caveat” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“caveat” in Business English

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caveatnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkæviæt/ us

a warning to consider something before doing anything more:

One caveat: while the plans can offer an opportunity to accumulate significant wealth over time, they cannot guarantee the safety of employee contributions.

a statement that limits a more general statement:

Behind every set of statistics there's always a caveat.

(Definition of “caveat” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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caveat

I would, however, add one important caveat.
I would encourage you to work further towards that goal, highlighting at the same time that caveat emptor should always apply first and foremost.
I know these are early days, which is a genuine caveat for anything we say after what has been a very short 18-month review period.
I am voting for the report, with the caveat that there is a need to continue debating the matter so that it will have a better legal framework.
There is no concept of caveat emptor.