Giving or containing monition; admonishing
Warning describes something that alerts to possible danger.
Acting to defend against or prevent something, especially disease; protective.
Find another word for cautionary. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cautionary, like: monitory, Despereaux, admonishing, admonitory, warning, warn, exemplary, prophylactic, sobering and salutary.