Hindi translation of 'precaution'
precaution /prɪˈkɔːʃən प्रिˈकॉशन्/
Word forms: precautions
A precaution is an action that is intended to prevent something dangerous or unpleasant from happening.
They took the precaution of getting legal advice.
a precaution against something
SET PHRASESas a precaution
precautionary /prɪˈkɔːʃənri, Am -neri प्रिˈकॉशन्री Am -नेरी/ adjective [formal]
The local administration says the curfew is a precautionary measure.
the process of taking precautionary steps to ensure that no blame will attach if something goes wrong
a precautionary measure/principle/approach/step
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Example Sentences Including 'precaution'
You must satisfy your principals that every precaution has been taken to protect their investments.Doubtful Motives
Wu Lin had taken the precaution of keeping the thirty-four rounds in a separate box.CHAMELEON (2002)
As an extra precaution he also wore a corset under a sober, beautifully cut Armani suit.A Song at Twilight
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'precaution' in Other Languages
- Arabic: إِحْتِيَاط
- Brazilian Portuguese: precaução
- Chinese: 预防
- Croatian: predostrožnost
- Czech: preventivní opatření
- Danish: forholdsregel
- Dutch: voorzorgsmaatregel
- European Spanish: precaución
- Finnish: varotoimi
- French: précaution
- German: Vorkehrung
- Greek: προφύλαξη
- Italian: precauzione
- Japanese: 用心
- Korean: 예방조치
- Norwegian: forholdsregel
- Polish: ostrożność
- Portuguese: precaução
- Romanian: prevedere prevederi
- Russian: предосторожность
- Spanish: precaución
- Swedish: förebyggande åtgärd
- Thai: การระมัดระวังไว้ก่อน
- Turkish: önlem
- Ukrainian: обережність
- Vietnamese: lời cảnh báo
Translation of precaution from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary