premonish
Date: 1526 transitive verb archaic forewarn intransitive verb archaic to give warning in advance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Premonish — Pre*mon ish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Premonished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Premonishing}.] [Pref. pre + monish: cf. L. praemonere.] To forewarn; to admonish beforehand. [R.] Herrick. [1913 Webster] To teach, and to premonish. Bk. of Com. Prayer. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • premonish — index admonish (warn), anticipate (prognosticate), expostulate, forewarn, portend, predict, p …   Law dictionary

  • premonish — [prē män′ish] vt., vi. [ PRE + MONISH] Rare to advise or warn in advance …   English World dictionary

  • premonish — /pri mon ish/, v.t., v.i. to warn beforehand. [1520 30; PRE + (AD)MONISH] * * * …   Universalium

  • premonish — v. a. Forewarn, caution, warn, give warning to …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • premonish — pre·monish …   English syllables

  • premonish — /priˈmɒnɪʃ/ (say pree monish) verb (t) to forewarn. {Latin praemonēre forewarn + ish2, modelled on admonish} …   Australian English dictionary

  • premonish — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Premonished — Premonish Pre*mon ish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Premonished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Premonishing}.] [Pref. pre + monish: cf. L. praemonere.] To forewarn; to admonish beforehand. [R.] Herrick. [1913 Webster] To teach, and to premonish. Bk. of Com. Prayer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Premonishing — Premonish Pre*mon ish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Premonished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Premonishing}.] [Pref. pre + monish: cf. L. praemonere.] To forewarn; to admonish beforehand. [R.] Herrick. [1913 Webster] To teach, and to premonish. Bk. of Com. Prayer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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