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fore·warn

 (fôr-wôrn′)
tr.v. fore·warned, fore·warn·ing, fore·warns
To warn in advance.
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Noun1.forewarning - an early warning about a future eventforewarning - an early warning about a future event
warning - a message informing of danger; "a warning that still more bombs could explode"

forewarning

noun
An indication of impending danger or harm:
Idioms: gathering clouds, storm clouds.
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A sudden shuddering shook her from head to foot--the forewarning, it might be, of the influence which that letter, saved from destruction by a hair's-breadth, was destined to exercise on her life to come.
The first forewarning of this catastrophe had reached her, on hearing that Mirabel would not return to Monksmoor.
My one last hope, that I had only felt an ordinary forewarning of danger in the presence of an ordinary enemy, was a hope destroyed for ever.
Tom heard the message with a forewarning heart; for he knew all the plan of the fugitives' escape, and the place of their present concealment;--he knew the deadly character of the man he had to deal with, and his despotic power.
But when, some year or two afterwards, Moby Dick was fairly sighted from the mast-heads, Macey, the chief mate, burned with ardor to encounter him; and the captain himself being not unwilling to let him have the opportunity, despite all the archangel's denunciations and forewarnings, Macey succeeded in persuading five men to man his boat.
businesses in the GCC but a stark forewarning of how the shock of Brexit would hit a fragile recovery in
On earthquake forewarning, he said navigation systems like the Global Positioning System (GPS) will be used for monitoring activities on earth [seismic activities].
DG PDMA said that although floods were natural disasters and no forewarning could be issued in such cases yet damages caused by such disasters could be reduced remarkably if proper safety arrangements were put in place.
we consider whether framing through forewarning affects subsequent
THE EFFECTS OF CONFIDENCE, FOREWARNING, AND EXPECTED INTERACTION ON SEEKING OUT COUNTER-ATTITUDINAL INFORMATION
Shuleykin suggests detection of these waves could serve as forewarning of approaching storms.
Their statements reflected the apparent lack of any forewarning.