• Caution Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Precept or warning against evil of any kind; exhortation to wariness; advice; injunction.
  2. (n.) Security; guaranty; bail.
  3. (v. t.) To give notice of danger to; to warn; to exhort [one] to take heed.
  4. (n.) A careful attention to the probable effects of an act, in order that failure or harm may be avoided; prudence in regard to danger; provident care; wariness.
  5. (n.) A pledge, bond, or other security for the performance of an obligation either in or out of judicial proceedings; the promise or contract of one not for himself but another; security.

Admonish, Care, Carefulness, Cautiousness, Caveat, Circumspection, Forethought, Monish, Precaution,

• Cautionary Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Conveying a caution, or warning to avoid danger; as, cautionary signals.
  2. (a.) Wary; cautious.
  3. (a.) Given as a pledge or as security.

Admonitory, Exemplary, Monitory, Preventive, Prophylactic, Warning,

• Cautionary block Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A block in which two or more trains are permitted to travel, under restrictions imposed by a caution card or the like.