Associations to the word «Warning»


WARNING, verb. Present participle of warn
WARNING, noun. The action of the verb warn; an instance of warning someone.
WARNING, noun. Something spoken or written that is intended to warn.
WARNING, interjection. Used to warn of danger in signs and notices.
WARNING COLORATION, noun. (biology) A form of aposematism in which a prey organism has conspicuous colors which function in deterring predators from consuming it.
WARNING SHOT, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see A shot fired as a warning..
WARNING SHOT, noun. (figuratively) (by extension) An action intended to act as a warning.
WARNING SHOTS, noun. Plural of warning shot
WARNING TRACK, noun. (softball) (baseball) The dirt or other material on the edge of a baseball or softball field that warns a player that he or she is approaching the fence, especially the portion in the outfield.
WARNING TRACKS, noun. Plural of warning track

Dictionary definition

WARNING, noun. A message informing of danger; "a warning that still more bombs could explode".
WARNING, noun. Cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness); "a letter of admonition about the dangers of immorality"; "the warning was to beware of surprises"; "his final word of advice was not to play with matches".
WARNING, noun. Notification of something, usually in advance; "they gave little warning of their arrival"; "she had only had four days' warning before leaving Berlin".
WARNING, adjective. Serving to warn; "shook a monitory finger at him"; "an exemplary jail sentence".

Wise words

Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.
Ray Bradbury