Definition of precautions


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • precautions is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • precautions is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 19 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of precautions

  • a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc. (noun)

    Examples

    1. he put an ice pack on the injury as a precaution

    Synonyms

    1. guard
    2. safeguard

  • judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. care
    2. caution
    3. forethought

  • the trait of practicing caution in advance (noun)

See definition of precautions in Merriam Webster