Definition of cautionary in English:
Serving as a warning: a cautionary tale
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- Fritz is a darkly comic cautionary tale warning of the danger of consumerism and entrepreneurial greed.
- Yet all the words of warning and cautionary tales cannot dent his ambition to do something out of the ordinary.
- These three books constitute both landmarks and cautionary warnings in a long process that none of them addresses directly.
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Definition of cautionary in:
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