warn against

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See: admonish, warn
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Global Banking News-September 21, 2015--Spanish banks warn against Catalan breakaway
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: A Kurdish bloc MP said that the Iraqi present situation obliges us to warn against the eruption of a civil war after the US forces withdrawal.
We warn against ignoring the Sunni majority and the parliament majority," the leaders said in a statement.
We warn against the dangerous repercussions of plots planned by the enemies of our Islamic and Arab nation starting with the division of Sudan as an introduction to the division of the region," the statement said.
US Experts on Yemeni Affairs Warn against Deployment of US Forces There
A GAY American has officially complained to Poland after its president used images of him and his partner in a national speech to warn against homosexual marriage.
Moscow (ENI) -- A Russian organization with close ties to the Kremlin is quoting the Bible, the Jewish Torah and a saying attributed to the prophet Muhammad in an anti-corruption drive to warn against the evils of bribery.
Stanley Hall, a psychologist, warn against teaching about homosexuality.
Chapters claim that starches, not fat, are what fuel heart disease; warn against the health risks of a vegetarian lifestyle (vitamin B12 deficiency is a problem that can only be remedied with supplements, and other important nutrients are much less likely to be consumed in a vegetarian lifestyle); and recommend interval-exercise and weight training for improved heart health rather than long-duration cardiovascular exercise.
The comedian, who features in a series of credit card advertisements that warn against throwing personal details in the bin, said he was embarrassed by his oversight.
The comedian, who stars in advertisements for credit card company Capital One that warn against throwing personal details in the bin, said he was embarrassed by his oversight.
Chapters address the challenges of striving for innovation, warn against the impracticality of "inside-the-box" advertisement, the importance of distinctive advertising (far more so than having a distinctive product