II. Prospective Volition
2. Subservience to Ends; Contingent Subservience
[Nouns] warning, early warning, caution,
caveat; notice (information) [more]; premonition,
premonishment; prediction [more];
contraindication, lesson, dehortation; admonition, monition; alarm [more].
handwriting on the wall, mene mene tekel upharsin, red flag, yellow flag;
fog-signal, foghorn; siren; monitor, warning voice, Cassandra, signs of the
times, Mother Cary's chickens, stormy petrel, bird of ill omen, gathering
clouds, clouds in the horizon, death watch.
watchtower, beacon, signal post; lighthouse (indication of locality) [more].
sentinel, sentry; watch, watchman; watch and ward; watchdog, bandog,
housedog; patrol, patrolman, vedette, picket, bivouac, scout, spy, spial;
undercover agent, mole, plainclothesman; advanced guard, rear guard; lookout.
[Verbs] warn, caution; forewarn, prewarn;
admonish, premonish; give notice, give warning, dehort; menace (threaten) [more]; put on one's guard; sound the alarm [more]; croak.
beware, ware; take warning, take heed at one's peril; keep watch and ward
[Adjectives] warning; premonitory,
monitory, cautionary; admonitory, admonitive; sematic.
warned, forewarned; on one's guard (careful) [more],
[Adverbs] in terrorem (threat) [more].
[Interjections] beware! ware!
take care! look out! fore! [golf], mind what you are about!, take care what you
are about! mind!
[Phrases] ne reveillez pas le chat qui
dort; foenum habet in cornu; caveat actor; le silence du people est la legon
des rois; verbum sat sapienti; un averti en vaut deux.