Definitions For Precaution


  • A precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.
  • The trait of practicing caution in advance
  • Judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger
  • Something that is done to prevent possible harm or trouble from happening in the future

Is Precaution a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Precaution is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Precaution in a Sentence

  • Be sure to follow the usual safety precautions when cooking outdoors.
  • When driving, she always wears her seatbelt as a precaution.
  • Every home owner should take precautions against fire.

Synonyms for Precaution

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