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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

Synonyms for caution

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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Councilman Bernard Parks, the chairman of the budget committee, has cautioned against lifting taxes to a degree that would hurt the city coffers.
However, study co-author Ron Zimmer cautioned against characterizing the charter movement as a cure-all for public education.
State officials, meanwhile, cautioned against drawing a hasty conclusion.
Local economists were encouraged by the reports, but cautioned against drawing any far-reaching conclusions.
But he cautioned against letting fear keep people at home.
Singer, though, would have done well to have heeded the advice of rock critic Lester Bangs, who famously in ``Almost Famous'' cautioned against the dangers of becoming too close to the subject you're chronicling.
Some scientists cautioned against reading a global warming scenario into the recent record-breaking string of winters.
Texas, the high court explicitly cautioned against taking its holding too far - which is exactly what the lower court did, according to the brief.
City Administrative Officer Bill Fujioka confirmed that, but cautioned against counting on the money immediately.
Sheriff's officials cautioned against making too much of the report, saying a six-months period is relatively brief and change in the actual number of crimes was generally small.
Padilla's proposal - which has the backing of Mayor Richard Riordan - was supported by council members Laura Chick and Mike Feuer, although Feuer cautioned against moving too quickly.
She cautioned against drawing conclusions about the children's symptoms until all the test results are in.
The Association has cautioned against the imposition of unnecessary and burdensome costs on an industry that is already regulated in a variety of ways and caters to an institutional marketplace.
We've been cautioned against saying very much,'' said Lockheed Martin spokesman James Fetig.
Actual future results may differ materially from the anticipated results expressed in the forward-looking statements and investors are cautioned against placing undue reliance on forward-looking statements.