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warning

(of the coloration of certain distasteful or poisonous animals) having conspicuous markings, which predators recognize and learn to avoid; aposematic

What does it mean when you dream about a warning?

A warning in a dream is often a warning about something in our everyday life, though it could also be an unwarranted feeling of alarm. Alternatively, a dream warning could be a message that something in our life needs attention.

Warning

Canterbury bells
fairies’ church bells; relied on for vigilance. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 167]
Capitoline geese
squawked obstreperously at sight of invader mounting rampart. [Rom. Hist.: Benét, 166]
cock
crows at trespassers; morning call routs evil spirits. [Folklore: White, 150; Mercatante, 173–175]
crow’s cry
warning of death or illness. [Western Folklore: Jobes, 388]
fiery cross
traditional Highlands call to arms. [Scot. Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 324–325]
Laocoön
Trojan priest warns citizens not to accept wooden horse. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
Olivant
Roland’s ivory horn; sounded to summon Charlemagne. [Fr. Lit.: The Song of Roland]
Revere, Paul
(1735–1818) famous American patriot who warned, “The British are coming” (1775). [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 425–426]
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Since 2009, Iranian authorities have prevented the departure, in some cases for several months, of a number of Iranian American citizens, including journalists and academics, who traveled to Iran for personal or professional reasons," the warning says, using the same language used in the last warning issued in January.
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A new report issued today shows that the United States has fallen far behind much of the world in requiring large, graphic health warnings on cigarette packs.
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THE pictorial health warnings on tobacco products, introduced to motivate tobacco users to kick the habit and deter non- users, appear to have failed to achieve their objectives.
Indeed, minutes after it passed SB 86, the Senate passed SB 121, which would amend the state WARN Act, which would mean that certain employers would no longer have to give any warning to its workers before shutting a facility down or laying off large numbers of workers.
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The research shows that 103 profit warnings were issued by UK quoted companies in the first quarter of 2007, a 21% increase on quarter one of 2006 and an increase of 17% on quarter four 2006.
There were nine warnings in the final quarter of 2006 taking the annual total to 30, around a quarter of the FTSE sector issued a profit warning in 2006.
Creating a national Food and Drug Administration standard for labeling ``would ensure consistency instead of this hodgepodge of different, and yes, even contradictory warnings among states,'' said Rep.