Forewarn - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɔːrˈwɔːrn|  American pronunciation of the word forewarn
Brit.  |fɔːˈwɔːn|  British pronunciation of the word forewarn

verb

- warn in advance or beforehand; give an early warning(syn: previse)

I forewarned him of the trouble that would arise if he showed up at his ex-wife's house

Examples

...I should forewarn you before you come to visit that we have a dog....

The commander had been forewarned of the attack.

We'd been forewarned of the dangers of travelling at night.

Forewarned is forearmed. посл.

I forewarned him of the trouble that would arise if he showed up at his ex-wife's house

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: forewarn
he/she/it: forewarns
present participle: forewarning
past tense: forewarned
past participle: forewarned
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