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beware

be·ware

beware

 
 
pronunciation:
b weIr
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part of speech: verb
definition: to be careful or wary (usually used imperatively).
Beware of the dog!
similar words:
attend, heed, mind, watch, watch it, watch out
Word Parts
The word beware contains the following part:
be- Old English prefix that means to cover or surround with; to act on or change another.
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The prefix be- forms verbs from nouns and verbs.