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warn

verb admonish, advise, alert, apprise, caution, caution against danger, communicate to, counsel, deter, discourage, dissuade, exhort, expostulate, forebode, give warning, herald, inform, make aware, notice, notify, portend, predict, premonish, presage, put on one's guard, remind, remonstrate, reprimand, signal, sound the alarm, urge to take heed
Associated concepts: warning order, warning regarding product liability, warn of a danger, warn of known and obvious defects
See also: advise, alert, apprise, caution, counsel, deter, discourage, exhort, forewarn, herald, inform, notice, notify, portend, predict, presage, remind, remonstrate, reprimand
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However, the main species tested-juncos, warblers and finches-all showed an ability to focus their calls in the direction of the owl, so these calls could also function to warn off a predator.
Moyes has been forced to warn off clubs in the past, and yesterday he said: "I have always stated that he is not for sale.
I agree wholeheartedly with the open letter written by Bishop Donald Harvey ("Senior bishops warn off those 'dividing' church," November), in that the metropolitans of the Canadian church were willing to censure Bishop Terry Buckle, and possibly allow the disciplining of the dissident clergy in the New Westminster diocese, but have not said anything about Bishop Michael Ingham's failure to uphold the collegiality of the house of bishops in repeated statements over the years.
I have since managed to warn off others who,like myself,parked unknowingly; and it is upsetting,not just because of the fine,but I deplore able drivers who deliberately use such areas.