Synonyms of warning in English:

warning


See definition of warning

noun

1‘the earthquake came without warning’

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notice, advance notice, a word of warning, forewarning, alert

hint, signal, sign, alarm bells

informal a tip-off

2‘cigarette packets are required to carry a health warning’

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caution, piece of advice, notification, information

exhortation, injunction, a shot across the bows, a warning shot across the bows

advice, counselling

informal a word to the wise

3‘a warning of things to come’

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omen, premonition, foreboding, prophecy, prediction, forecast, token, portent, augury, signal, sign, threat

literary foretoken

4‘he was considering locking Lenny up as a warning to other young drivers’

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example, deterrent, lesson, caution, exemplar, message, moral

5‘a further complaint may lead to a written warning’

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admonition, caution, remonstrance, injunction, reprimand, censure, caveat

informal dressing-down, talking-to, ticking off, telling-off

British informal carpeting