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warning

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈwɔr·nɪŋ/
notice of a possible danger or problem, so that it can be prevented or avoided: [C] Flood warnings were issued by the National Weather Service. [U] The earthquake struck without warning while the city was asleep.
Translations of “warning”
in Korean 경고…
in Arabic تَحْذير…
in Portuguese aviso, advertência…
in Catalan advertència, avís…
in Japanese 警告…
in Italian avviso, avvertimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 警告, 告誡, 提醒…
in Russian предупреждение, предостережение…
in Turkish ikaz, alarm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 警告, 告诫, 提醒…
in Polish ostrzeżenie…
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