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Synonyms for caveat
ˈkæv iˌɑt, -ˌæt, ˈkɑ vi-, keɪ-caveat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caution, caveatnoun

    a warning against certain acts

    "a caveat against unfair practices"

    circumspection, caution, precaution, care, cautiousness, forethought, carefulness

  2. caveatnoun

    (law) a formal notice filed with a court or officer to suspend a proceeding until filer is given a hearing

    "a caveat filed against the probate of a will"


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  1. List of paraphrases for "caveat":

    warning, disclaimer, proviso, caution

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How to use caveat in a sentence?

  1. Sophia Nelson:

    The right women, i want to caveat that. And again, I don't mean to be mean or catty but ... I know a lot of women in power positions that don't help other women but there are a lot of women in power positions that do.

  2. Kris Kobach:

    Ultimately it’s his call, there will be a great deal of consistency between the platform and President-elect Trump’s policies – that is, with the caveat that every decision is the president’s decision.

  3. Barun Mathema:

    Nobody is a 100% sure, if you read carefully, there will always be a bit of a wiggle room caveat.

  4. The FGA:

    The one caveat in this is that every state dollar spent on able-bodied adults in a Medicaid program is one less dollar that can be spent on other programs. This is essentially eating up tons of funds at the state level.

  5. Guhan Subramanian:

    With the caveat that I have not been privy to these negotiations, I find the rejection of the settlement by the Xerox board to be extraordinary and highly unusual.

Translations for caveat

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  • مذكرة قانونيةArabic
  • upozornění, varováníCzech
  • advarselDanish
  • Einspruch, Widerspruch, Warnung, Ausnahme, Vorbehalt, PatentanmeldungGerman
  • condición, aviso, reserva, advertenciaSpanish
  • varoitusFinnish
  • avertissementFrench
  • אזהרהHebrew
  • intés, óvás, figyelmeztetésHungarian
  • avvertimento, avvisoItalian
  • waarschuwing, voorbehoud, uitzonderingDutch
  • zastrzeżeniePolish
  • isenção, qualificação, notificação, avisoPortuguese
  • avertismentRomanian
  • уточнение, предуведомление, [[ходатайство]] [[о]] [[приостановка, предостережение, предупреждение, толкование, разъяснение, пояснениеRussian
  • upozorenjeSerbo-Croatian
  • opozoriloSlovene
  • varning, förbehåll, brasklappSwedish
  • kayıt, uyarı, şerh, askı başvurusu, kısıtlama, ikazTurkish
  • báo trướcVietnamese
  • 警告Chinese

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