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Meaning of FOREWARN

Pronunciation:  fowr'worn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  warn in advance or beforehand; give an early warning; "I forewarned him of the trouble that would arise if he showed up at his ex-wife's house"
 

FOREWARN is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: previse
 
 See Also: warn

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fore*warn"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forewarned}; p. pr.
& vb. n. {Forewarning}.]
To warn beforehand; to give previous warning, admonition,
information, or notice to; to caution in advance.

      We were forewarned of your coming.       --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: apprehend, bode, caution, croak, forebode, give advance notice, have a premonition, have a presentiment, look black, lower, menace, portend, preapprehend, precaution, premonish, prenotify, prewarn, tell in advance, threaten, warn
 

 

 

 

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