Definition of “forewarn” - English Dictionary

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“forewarn” in British English

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forewarnverb [ T ]

uk /fɔːˈwɔːn/ us /fɔːrˈwɔːrn/

to tell someone that something unpleasant is going to happen:

[ + (that) ] The employees had been forewarned (that) the end-of-year financial results would be poor.

(Definition of “forewarn” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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