warn away - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywarn away
he/she/itwarns away
present participlewarning away
past tensewarned away
past participlewarned away
  1. to warn someone not to come near, because of a possible problem or danger

    The male bird sings to warn other males away.

See also main entry: warn