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Synonyms for caution

Synonyms for caution

careful forethought to avoid harm or risk

the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters

advice to beware, as of a person or thing

to notify (someone) of imminent danger or risk

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the trait of being cautious

a warning against certain acts

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judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger

the trait of being circumspect and prudent

warn strongly

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Elsewhere, the data revealed that one offender in a position of trust was cautioned for causing a child to watch a sexual act.
The figures, obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, show that 28 people were cautioned for wounding in the last five years.
In Merseyside, in 2007/8, nine people were cautioned for "common prostitute loitering or kerb crawling", nine for "sexual activity in a public lavatory" and six for "exposure or voyeurism".
In terms of sex crimes, one person was cautioned for rape of a female under the age of 13, one for rape of a male under 16, 23 for the sexual assault of females over 13 and 18 for sexual activity with a child under 16.
Jan Handzlik, the Howrey lawyer representing Stodder, cautioned against placing too much emphasis on Feess's tentative sentencing remarks.
The Home Office figures showed that 19 people were cautioned for rape in 1994 but by 2004 that number had risen to 40, including final warnings and reprimands which are used for young offenders.
LIVERPOOL striker Djibril Cisse has been cautioned for assaulting his eight months pregnant wife.
You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.
McKenzie, pictured, who made 62 appearances for the Sky Blues between 2006 and 2009, was cautioned by officers, but the matter has since been sent to Northampton Crown Court.
In North Wales, seven people were cautioned for sexual assault on a female under 13, nine were cautioned for sexual activity involving a child under 16 and four received cautions for raping a female child under 13.
The Birmingham Law Society said figures showed that thousands of criminals, including burglars and yobs, cautioned for crimes were not facing "any real punishment".
Official figures showed more than 200 paedophiles who admitted having sexual activity with children aged under 13 were cautioned by police.
THE number of people cautioned in England and Wales for violent offences against another person has more than doubled over a 10-year period.
Two were accused of conspiracy or threatening to murder, while more than 50 were cautioned for race offences.