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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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The next morning they erected a strong pen for the horses, and a fortress of logs for themselves; and continued to observe the greatest caution. Their cooking was all done at mid-day, when the fire makes no glare, and a moderate smoke cannot be perceived at any great distance.
Vesey's age and infirmity, and in all subsequent cases of the same kind from considerations of caution, I kept our real position a secret, and was always careful to speak of Laura as "the late Lady Glyde."
(observing the same caution which I practised myself) to Mrs.
It was evident that this excess of caution proceeded from an experience that no subtlety on the part of their enemies could deceive.
Hawkeye spoke to him in Delaware, when the young chief took his position with singular caution and undisturbed coolness.
He had heard him speak but once--when he had cautioned him to silence--and then in excellent German and the well-modulated tones of culture.
Shakava who was suspended against Cameroon's New stars in the preliminary, is automatically out of the first leg for having received two cautions in two different matches in the frame of this competition.
Disciplinary points are calculated with four points being awarded to each team per caution, and 10 points for denying a goalscoring opportunity or a dismissal for two cautions.
THIRTY-SEVEN people caught with knives or other weapons by West Midlands Police escaped with a community sentence last year - despite already having convictions or cautions for the same offence.
Cautions don't count as criminal convictions but they can show up on criminal record checks.
The most recent cautions issued for child sex offences came this year, with four cases of sexual assault of a female child aged 13 or over, and one case of sexual activity involving a child under 16, resulted in a caution.
It was the first time it had hit 1,000 cautions or convictions a year in the West Midlands since 2011/12.
There are several cautions found in the aircraft technical guidance that warns maintainers to use caution when removing multiple parts from the front of the aircraft.
Just two were charged for drugs offences with another 84 accepting cautions.