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beware

verb be careful, be cautious, be chary, be cirrumspect, be forewarned, be guarded, be on one's guard, be on the alert, be on the lookout, be on the watch, be preeared, be prewarned, be prudent, be warned, be wary, have a care, keep out of harm's way, look about one, look out, mind, receive notice, stop look and listen, take care, take heed, take precautions, take warning, think twice, watch out
See also: care
References in classic literature ?
Beware of making any distinctions which may infringe equality.
But, my Lord, think of what you're about to do, and beware of going too far
Yes, he also declared that he greatly liked me for my purity and good sense; that I must beware of dissolute young men; and that he knew Anna Thedorovna, who had charged him to inform me that she would shortly be visiting me in person.