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1. caution

verb. ['ˈkɑːʃən, ˈkɔʃən'] warn strongly; put on guard.

Synonyms

  • monish
  • warn

Antonyms

  • heedfulness
  • heedlessness
  • mindfulness

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Rhymes with Caution

  • boschen

How do you pronounce caution?

Pronounce caution as ˈkɔʃən.

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Sentences with caution


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use caution when removing the nest since there still may be a few yellow jackets alive inside.

Quotes about caution


1. The truth."Dumbledore sighed. "It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

2. If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

3. If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

2. caution

noun. ['ˈkɑːʃən, ˈkɔʃən'] the trait of being cautious; being attentive to possible danger.

Synonyms

  • carefulness
  • cautiousness

Antonyms

  • incaution
  • unwary
  • wary

3. caution

noun. ['ˈkɑːʃən, ˈkɔʃən'] judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger.

Synonyms

  • precaution
  • judiciousness
  • care

Antonyms

  • folly
  • imprudence
  • powerlessness
  • disorganise

4. caution

noun. ['ˈkɑːʃən, ˈkɔʃən'] a warning against certain acts.

Synonyms

  • warning

Antonyms

  • praise
  • unmindfulness

5. caution

noun. ['ˈkɑːʃən, ˈkɔʃən'] the trait of being circumspect and prudent.

Synonyms

  • chariness
  • circumspection
  • discernment
  • precaution
  • discretion

Antonyms

  • judiciousness
  • incomprehension
  • tasteful
  • tasteless
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