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Besides, it seems that you alone were forewarned of this sudden departure.

You'll forgive me for frightening you, but it is best you should be forewarned.

If I had been a prophet I should have been forewarned and, consequently, forearmed.

Yet it was impossible he should have been forewarned; impossible he could have had word of how they proposed to deal with him.

Forewarned by the present, I make no doubt you will prepare to receive him fittingly.

With a view to success in the work, forewarned is forearmed.

If for a moment it appalled him, yet in the end, forewarned, he was forearmed.

He complied; but “forewarned, forearmed”—there was nothing in it.

All this I saw, against it all I was forewarned, and forearmed.

Forewarned for miles, no living creature crossed their path.

WORD ORIGIN

early 14c., from fore- + warn. Related: Forewarned; forewarning.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.