verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
SYNONYMS FOR caution
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Origin of caution
synonym study for caution
OTHER WORDS FROM caution
Example sentences from the Web for caution
Whether operators will heed this advice or proceed without caution remains to be seen.Free money, big addictions: Inside the booming world of online sports betting|Brett Haensel|November 15, 2020|Fortune
Your extra caution this year will help ensure that next year can be a lot closer to normal.How to plan a COVID-safe Thanksgiving, week-by-week|Kate Baggaley|October 30, 2020|Popular Science
I wouldn’t be surprised if there’s some lapsing in the degree of caution that’s part of the problem in our caseloads rising.Daily coronavirus caseload surpasses 2,000 in D.C. region again, as infection rates continue to rise|Dana Hedgpeth, Rachel Chason|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Ristenpart and Aithinne both say they would fly right now if it was absolutely necessary, while wearing masks and observing all possible cautions.COVID-19 continues to make flying a risky proposition|Kat Eschner|October 21, 2020|Popular Science
I think it is heavily weighted to punish big, decisive, impactful moves and reward caution.
U.S. scientists cautioned that the drug had not yet proven to be as beneficial to humans as it apparently was to monkeys.Why the White Americans Got the ‘Secret’ Ebola Serum|Michael Daly|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Camarillo also cautioned families about other clues that may be worth further examination before allowing someone into your home.
Well, maybe it was a gamma-ray burst, or maybe it was something else, cautioned some others.
But he cautioned that last-minute snags could still derail an agreement.
But Dr. Rebecca Brightman, an ob-gyn in private practice, cautioned that such fears are overblown.
I should have made the dumplings with more fruit in them, master, only Letty cautioned me not to be extravagant with the plums.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
With an air of self-importance he cautioned the house to beware; if they excited that cry again, it would be at their peril.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Landy rasped his feet to evenness and cautioned that he would have to be shod if used on hard-surfaced roads.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
"You'd better not lean out so far," cautioned Bess, and then the door closed behind them.The Story of the Big Front Door|Mary Finley Leonard
"I think we'd better keep quiet as soon as we reach the vicinity of the holes," cautioned Dick.The Rover Boys on the Farm|Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
British Dictionary definitions for caution
Derived forms of cautioncautioner, noun
Word Origin for caution
Idioms and Phrases with caution
see throw caution to the winds.