beware of


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beware of

vi. cuidarse de; tener cuidado.
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Beware my Laura (she would often say) Beware of the insipid Vanities and idle Dissipations of the Metropolis of England; Beware of the unmeaning Luxuries of Bath and of the stinking fish of Southampton.
There is no need to beware of baby-cabs and wheelbarrows; but automobiles are dangerous things.
Beware of making any distinctions which may infringe equality.
That means," he said, "that there's a Woozy inside that fence, and the Woozy must be a dangerous animal or they wouldn't tell people to beware of it.
Brothers and sisters, I bid you beware Of giving your heart to a dog to tear.
But oh, beamish nephew, beware of the day, If your Snark be a Boojum
Yes, he also declared that he greatly liked me for my purity and good sense; that I must beware of dissolute young men; and that he knew Anna Thedorovna, who had charged him to inform me that she would shortly be visiting me in person.
Let us beware of awakening those dead ones, and of damaging those living coffins!
Sir Harry, beware of canaries: they spit the seed out through the bars of the cages and then the mice come.
But I must beware of my own weakness too, for I never knew till now how strong are a parent's temptations to spoil an only child.
And after uttering many ecstasies and raptures concerning Sophia, he took his leave and departed, but not before he had received the strongest charge to beware of Jones, and to lose no time in securing his person, where he should no longer be in a capacity of making any attempts to the ruin of the young lady.
Go with them," said he, "and do as they do, but beware of losing sight of them, for if you strayed your life would be in danger.