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tr.v. fore·warned, fore·warn·ing, fore·warns
To warn in advance.
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1. to warn beforehand
2. forewarned is forearmed if one says 'Forewarned is forearmed', one is saying that if one knows about a problem or situation in advance, one will be able to deal with it when one needs to
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to warn in advance; alert.
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Past participle: forewarned
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|Verb||1.||forewarn - warn in advance or beforehand; give an early warning; "I forewarned him of the trouble that would arise if he showed up at his ex-wife's house"|
warn - notify of danger, potential harm, or risk; "The director warned him that he might be fired"; "The doctor warned me about the dangers of smoking"
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verb alert, advise, caution, tip off, apprise, give fair warning, put on guard, put on the qui vive The book had forewarned me of what to expect.
"Forewarned is forearmed"
"Forewarned is forearmed"
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forewarn[fɔːˈwɔːn] VT → avisar, advertir
to be forewarned → estar prevenido
forewarned is forearmed → hombre prevenido or precavido vale por dos
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
forewarn[fɔːrˈwɔːrn] vt → avertir
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
forewarn[fɔːˈwɔːn] vt → avvisare in precedenza
forewarned is forearmed → uomo avvisato è mezzo salvato
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995