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Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
warn [sb] [sth],
warn [sb] that [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(advise)advertir algo a alguien loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 He warned me that the train might be late.
 Me advirtió que el tren podría llegar tarde.
warn [sb] against [sth] vtr + prep (caution)alertar contra loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
  desaconsejar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 He warned his son against that kind of behaviour.
 Alertó a su hijo contra ese tipo de comportamiento.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
warn [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (advise to)aconsejarle algo a alguien vtr + prep
  advertirle algo a alguien vtr + prep
 Patrick's parents warned him to be careful on his round the world trip. The doctor warned Jane not to overdo things before she was completely recovered.
 Los padres de Patrick le aconsejaron que tuviera cuidado en su viaje por el mundo.
warn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (advertise)avisar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  advertir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 It's important to warn that you are going to turn left.
 Es importante avisar que vas a girar a la izquierda.
 Es importante advertir que vas a girar a la izquierda.
warn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (admonish)advertir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 I'm warning you! If you do it one more time, I'll send you to bed.
 ¡Te lo estoy advirtiendo! Si lo haces una vez más, te mando a dormir.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Locuciones verbales
InglésEspañol
warn against vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (advise of the dangers of: [sth])advertir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 I warned him against getting too drunk, but he wouldn't listen.
 Le advertí que no bebiese tanto, pero no me hizo caso.
  prevenir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Lo previne contra beber tanto, pero no me hizo caso.
warn [sb] away,
warn away [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(advise about dangers of [sth])advertir a vtr + prep
warn [sb] off,
warn off [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(advise of the dangers of: [sth])desaconsejar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Le desaconsejaron que se me metiera en negocios con esa gente pero hizo caso omiso.
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