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MON

"to warn"

Admonition, premonition

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Admonition

Noun, gentle scolding
Root: MON
Syn: chiding

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Premonition

Noun, a vision; a warning of something before it happens
Root: MON
Syn: foreboding, forewarning

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CONSIL

"bring together"

Counsel, conciliatory, reconcile

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Counsel

(1) Verb, to advise; make a suggestion to; (2) Noun, advice
Root: CONSIL
(1)Syn:encourage
(2)Ant: discourage

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Conciliatory

Adj., intended to lessen another's anger
Root: CONSIL
Syn: appeasing
Ant: defiant, aggressive

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Reconcile

Verb, to bring back into agreement
Root: CONSIL
Syn: harmonize
Ant: upset

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CAUT

"to be careful"

Precaution, cautious, cautionary

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Precaution

Noun, an action taken against danger ahead of time
Root: CAUT

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Cautious

Adj., careful not to get into danger
Root: CAUT
Syn: prudent

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Cautionary

Adj., intended to serve as a warning
Root: CAUT

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SUAD

"advise"

Dissuade, persuasion

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Dissuade

Verb, to convince one not to do something
Root: SUAD
Syn: discourage
Ant: persuade

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Persuasion

Noun, habit or type
Root: SUAD
Syn: camp