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Mon

Latin: To warn

Admonition, Premonition

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Consil

Latin: To Bring Together

Counsel, Conciliatory, Reconcile

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Caut

Latin: To be careful

Precaution, Cautious, Cautionary

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Suad

Latin: Advise

Dissuade, Persuasion

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Admonition

Noun
Gentle scolding
Syn: Chiding

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Premonition

Noun
A vision; a warning of something before it happens
Syn: Foreboding; Forewarning

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Counsel

(1)Verb (2) Noun
(1) To advise; make a suggestion to (2) Advice
(1) Syn: Encourage Ant: Discourage

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Conciliatory

Adj.
Intended to lessen another's anger
Syn: Appeasing
Ant: Defiant, Agressive

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Reconcile

Verb
To bring back into agreement
Syn: Harmonize
Ant: Upset

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Precaution

Noun
An action taken against danger ahead of time

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Cautious

Adj.
Careful not to get into danger
Syn: Prudent

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Cautionary

Adj.
Intended to serve as a warning

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Dissuade

Verb
To convince one not to do something
Syn: Discourage
Ant: Persuade

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Persuasion

Noun
Habit or type
Syn: Camp