be on one's guard; be cautious or wary about; be alert to
"Beware of telephone salesmen"
To use caution, pay attention (to) (if intransitive, construed with of).
Etymology: Compound of be- and the verb ware
to be on one's guard; to be cautious; to take care; -- commonly followed by of or lest before the thing that is to be avoided
to have a special regard; to heed
to avoid; to take care of; to have a care for
Beware was the fifth release from the Lodi, New Jersey horror punk band The Misfits. Since it was originally intended to be available for the group's 1979 UK tour, it combined two earlier, out of print releases, with the substitution of one new track.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
be-wār′, v.i. to be on one's guard: to be suspicious of danger: to take care (with of; with clause—lest, that, not, how). [From the words be and ware run together. See Wary.]
The numerical value of beware in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of beware in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.
Barking dogs seldom bite, but beware of those dogs that know this proverb.
Do not bless all the changes; change must be progressive; if not, we must not call it as change; the correct name is deterioration or decaying! Beware of the changes! Any change which is not progressive is just a rotting!
Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way.
Beware of dissipating your powers strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay.
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