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warn offphrasal verb
- 1to tell someone to leave or stay away from a place or person, especially in a threatening way The farmer warned us off his land when we tried to camp there.
- 2to advise someone not to do something or to stop doing something She wanted to ask him about it but the look in his eyes warned her off. warn somebody off doing something We were warned off buying the house.